The very archetype of the arrogant technocrat; Phillip makes his fashion statement by accesorizing his work coveralls with fine fabrics. Impatient with irrelevant artsy people, he relies on facts.
The second son of a minor noble, he graduated university with a degree in engineering, which he used to further the Human cause by joining the military as a siege engineer and gunner. He has had a few good successes in ordinance design: a reliable galloper piece and an improved petard which utilizes a hollow cone. Now to sell it to the powers-which-be.