Roderick Phillips is Managing Director of Summit Trust (Mauritius) Limited. Rod has dual British and South African citizenship and was raised in South Africa. A graduate of the University of Cape Town, he completed his articles of traineeship with Deloitte and qualified with the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants in 1997. After relocating to the United Kingdom in 1998 he became actively involved in a number of start-up businesses including Quotient Financial which ultimately transformed into Summit Trust. Rod is a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants and the Institute of Chartered Accountants for England and Wales.