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Phil Greenwood Phil Greenwood
Phil Greenwood is Country Managing Director & Commercial Director at Iron Mountain responsible for delivering information and records management solutions into the UK's largest Public, Private and NHS customers.

Phil directs and runs specialist sector teams aligned to the sector specific requirements of Iron Mountain's clients. These requirements demand innovative solutions that deliver compliance and governance as well as efficiency and cost cutting in order to transform business results and improve the way organisations use their information.

Phil has over 10 years' experience working with UK and International records management. He is involved with the UK Information and Records Management Society. Phil has worked within service delivery and customer facing roles, as well as in general management roles within the outsourcing and information management industries. Legally qualified, Phil has also spent time as a fee earner within law firms and has a strong understanding of the way that information and services drive the core business of client organisations.
Are businesses evolving to keep pace with information management? The people perspective

The technology for managing information has evolved almost as quickly as information itself. Now, we can digitise information to speed-up businesses processes, collect and organise valuable details about our customers and rapidly retrieve information from different sources. And we can do all these things at the click of a mouse. There’s no doubt that […]


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First World War Wills: more than one million visits to unique WW1 archive

“…mother dear do not lose heart, I may come back again…” One year after its launch, Her Majesty’s Courts & Tribunals Service’s (HMCTS) online archive of WWI soldiers’ wills has been searched more than one million times. The impressive archive of 280,000 soldiers’ wills was released in the run-up to […]


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How paper light is your records management?

Effective records management doesn’t necessarily mean removing every paper document from your office. For many businesses, a hybrid combining off-site records management and digitisation is the solution. Paper light is an approach that helps to ensure information is optimised. For example, you may need to: share files across a global […]


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Manufacturing and information managment – where’s the trust?

Across Europe manufacturing is experiencing a period of globalisation, innovation and consolidation. But in spite of the need for rapid access to information, manufacturers are the least likely to trust employees with information, according to research from Iron Mountain and PwC. • Nearly one half believe that their employees represent […]


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Go paper light for efficient document and information management

Not quite ready for the paper-free office? You’re not alone. Most businesses don’t envisage a future without paper (PwC research 2012). For many organisations, the most practical solution is a hybrid approach that maximises the business potential of digitisation with the benefits of secure off-site storage. We call that hybrid […]


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