Philip Jones is an executive of the Carver Media Group Network and member of the company's Special Projects division. He is seen briefly at the start of the film after Stamper has sunk a British frigate and stolen the weapons inside. He is one of the many executives speaking to Elliot Carver in a meeting giving an update via video uplink while Carver was planning the launch of his new satellite news channel in his headquarters in Hamburg. Elliot asked him is he ready to release they new software. He answered, yes it is with full bugs which means people will be forced to upgrade for years.