Phil Galt BPharm, MRPharmS, MBA

Area 18: Scotland

Philip is currently Managing Director & Superintendent Pharmacist of Lindsay & Gilmour Pharmacy, operating 31 pharmacies across Central Scotland, Fife and the Scottish Borders.

He was elected to the Board of Management in 2018 to represent the interests of NPA members in Scotland and in 2019 was elected as Vice-Chair of the Independent Company Chemist Alliance (ICCA).

He is currently Chair of Community Pharmacy Lothian, representing the interests of 181 contractors across the second largest Health Board in Scotland.

A keen advocate of Community Pharmacy he is passionate about the contribution that community pharmacy can make to quality of life in Scotland’s many and diverse local communities as well as the wider healthcare agenda. He remains primarily driven to improve health outcomes for patients whilst delivering real value to the overall health economy whilst always ensuring fair and equitable returns for all pharmacy contractors.

Previously he was a Director of the Association of Independent Multiple Pharmacies (AIM) (2007-2014).