Philip Stephens broke his neck at a Sydney surfing beach when he was 18. After six months in hospital, he began learning to live in a wheelchair with limited use of his arms. He attained a Bachelor of Business and became an accountant for a major Australian wealth management company. He spends his holidays travelling the world. He enjoys taking risks. A smart dresser and lover of fine wine and good company, he lives in the Sydney seaside suburb of Manly with housemates, carers and a dog. He is used to being the keynote speaker at corporate events and is experienced at television, radio and newspaper interviews.
Philip has recently completed the inspiring memoir My Lucky Break which chronicles the highs and lows of his exceptional life so far.