Philip Booth joined Porticus in 2010 to help and set up the Porticus Asia office in Hong Kong. As of May 2012 he has been the Regional Director for the Asia region. His aim is to combine the work ethic and processes of the business world and the Porticus’ strategic mission to offer support and dignity to the marginalised. Philip’s professional career started in 1971 when he joined the C&A UK Management and followed a career in marketing and buying. In 1989, he was asked to move to Hong Kong together with his family to join the C&A Sourcing Team and eventually became the General Manager of the Far East organisation. Philip graduated with a degree in Sociology and specialised in the Sociology of Deviance.