Philip Patton is a Director for Montrose Environmental. He is a licensed High Conservation Value Assessor (ALS15041PP) and has conducted HCV assessments, biodiversity assessments, environmental impact assessments and audits in Europe, the Middle East and throughout Africa. He is also an experienced ornithologist, and a registered Professional Natural Scientist (400029/14). He has over 18 years of consulting experience in ecological assessments and environmental auditing within the mining, agriculture, and renewable energy sectors as well as other similar industries.

Philip holds a B.Sc Hons (EGS) from the University of Cape Town, and a B.Sc (Geology and Botany) from the University of Port Elizabeth.