Peter is a Charted Accountant who has enjoyed a long career in the professional services sector spanning nearly 40 years, initially in audit both nationally and internationally, with the last 30 years in management consulting. Peter has been a Partner with KPMG for some 25 years providing a range of professional services and advice to both public and private sector organisations. He has also held senior roles with KPMG including the national leader of KPMG's Strategic Planning and Economic Development service line and more recently as national partner responsible for the finance and operations for KPMG's Government Advisory Practice.
Most of Peter's work involves providing strategic, economic, commercial and business improvement advice to enable organisations to make fully informed business decisions. During his management consulting career Peter has worked across a number of industries including tourism and leisure, gaming and wagering, arts and sports, and state and local governments. He has been a lead adviser to government with respect to major projects and events including the Sydney 2000 and planned SEQ 2032 Olympics, Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, casino projects in all states and territories including Qld's proposed Global Tourism Hubs. Peter has also led international projects in the tourism and leisure sector.
Peter has an entrepreneurial spirit and has been involved with a number of start-ups across a range of sectors including property, education, gaming and the pharmaceutical sector. He is also actively involved in the community/not for profit sector having been a Director of Alzheimer's Queensland for the past 10 years.
Peter is Chair of the Audit & Risk Committee.