Phil Abbott

Co-Founder, Academy Soccer Coach

A former Derivatives Trader & Risk Management Consultant with more than 25 years financial markets experience spanning a wide range of disciplines and roles, Phil is also a UEFA qualified football coach and has worked with players across multiple ages and abilities across both the professional and grassroots game.  In 2006 Phil co-founded Academy Soccer (ASC) with his close friend Michael Beale and over the last decade has helped ASC to grow into one of the most forward thinking and respected providers of sports education technology and digital coaching resources around. Phil, his partner Katie and 4 children are all keen skiers and live in the UK, just outside London.