Phillip Searle

Senior Trader, DRWakefield

Phil is a Senior Trader at DRWakefield, a coffee importer based in London that prides itself on ethical and sustainable business practices.  

Following a year in Africa with Taylor Winch on a technical placement, he decided to continue his coffee journey by joining DRWakefield in 2012. Phil works with numerous roasters ranging from small specialty to commercial based roasters in the UK and Europe. He also oversees the buying with the other senior members of the trade team facilitating the movement delicious coffees to roasters doorsteps. 

Phil led DRWakefield in becoming the first UK based importer to be B Corp certified.