Philip Hammarskjold

Executive Chairman


Business & Information Services
Energy & Industrials
Internet & Media
Consumer & Retail

Philip is Executive Chairman of Hellman & Friedman and serves as Chairman of the Firm’s Investment Committee and a member of the Compensation Committee. Philip joined H&F in 1992. He is currently a Director of Cordis and NPD and was formerly a Director of numerous portfolio companies, including, AlixPartners, Catalina, Change Healthcare (formerly Emdeon), Digitas, DoubleClick, GeoVera Insurance Group, Goodman Global, Grocery Outlet, Texas Genco and Young & Rubicam. Prior to H&F, Philip was employed by the Corporate Advisory Department of Dominguez Barry Samuel Montagu in Sydney, Australia and by the Merchant Banking Department of Morgan Stanley & Co. in New York.


Princeton University
Harvard Business School, MBA (Baker Scholar)