Peter is in the 5th decade of an international business career in process engineering, industrial design, corporate management and governance and consulting in the areas of food, general industrial processes, astronomy, public relations, energy, health, research and technology, tourism, venture capital, commercialising technology, aviation, telecommunications, property management, infrastructure investment, government economic and industry reform, government affairs and government/business interface.
Peter is a professional company director with over 37 years’ experience in corporate governance. He continues to operate his international business consultancy company, Alpega Management Ltd, which was formed in 1989.
He is currently Chairman of Magritek Ltd, and the Electricity Authority Retail Advisory Group, a board member of Wellington Free Ambulance Inc., a Trustee of the NZ Red Cross Foundation, Independent member of Audit and Finance Committee Port Nicholson Block Settlement Trust and the Honorary Consul of Mongolia in New Zealand.
Peter is a member of Taranaki Whānui and lives in Lower Hutt, with his wife Gail. They have two adult children.