Phil Thomson | Influence 100

Phil Thomson

President, Global Affairs
UK, Europe


Thomson has spent more than two decades with GSK, serving in numerous marketing and public relations roles before being entrusted with global communications responsibility in 2010. 

After expanding his role to include government affairs in 2014, Thomson is now a member of the group’s corporate executive team, with specific responsibilities for the group’s strategic approach to reputation, corporate responsibility, global health, China and Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union. He is also responsible for the group’s engagement and relationships with investors, media, government, key global community partners and employees.