Peter is a Silver and Gold Award Holder and the current National CEO for the Duke of Ed in Australia.
As a volunteer, he has undertaken a variety of senior governance roles for the Award in Australia and Internationally since 1979 and is a current member of the International Council.
Peter has had an active involvement in a range of charities and community organisations. These roles include the SES Commander for Ashfield-Leichhardt Unit, a position he has served in for over 38 years of his 45 years of active volunteering with the SES. Peter is also the former Chair of the Red Nose Foundation for NSW, Victoria and WA. Trained as an economist, Peter has worked in a number of management and executive roles in the transport, youth and finance sectors before co-founding Consultgroup in 1992, specialising in corporate governance and HR Management consulting. Peter has been a Chair and/or a director for 7 companies in the finance, building and telecommunications sectors. He is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, Fellow of Royal Society of Arts and a Certified Member of the Australian Human Resources Institute. Peter has served as an active NSW Justice of the Peace since 1977. Peter is the recipient of The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award’s Gold Distinguished Service Medal and was Citizen of the Year for the Inner West Council (Sydney) in 2014.