Peter spent 30 years in executive search consulting in the UK, continental Europe and the United States and has extensive experience in HR. He has practised corporate and tax law in the United States and France, and was Managing Director and Global Head of Finance and Administration at a major British merchant bank.
Peter is a Visiting Professor in the Faculty of Management at Cass Business School in London where he’s a founding member of the Centre for Research in Corporate Governance. He’s a graduate of Yale University and the Columbia School of Law, was a Fulbright Scholar in Venezuela and a Hague Fellow in the Netherlands. He’s a member of the Board of Trustees of the American University in Cairo and a member of Court and of the Audit and Risk Management Committee of the University of Essex.
A member of the British Psychological Society, Peter is Level A/Level B qualified in occupational testing. He has been a corporate governance commentator on BBC World and a lecturer on international business law at the Practicing Law Institute in New York.
Peter speaks English, French and Spanish.