Philip Sykes


Philip's passion for etiquette, manners, quality and service has led him from the wine hills of South Africa's Cape to the world's most dynamic cities in a career spanning 25 years.

From owning one of South Africa's top ten restaurants and setting up The Heritage Academy with HRH Prince Charles as the patron, to providing training to individuals, private households, businesses, cultural organisations and schools, Philip's career is a tale of success at every turn.

Philip's fastidious eye for detail and outstanding interpersonal and motivational skills have made him a leader in the field of trainers, with his passion for perfection inspiring everyone he trains.

"Knowledge and practice of correct manners, etiquette and service will equip individuals with confidence, building skills that will help them achieve their dreams and ambitions and influence success in their business, social and family lives."