Peter is a global business leader with 35 years experience across an array of industries including consumer products, travel, retail, and financial services. He has held senior positions with six corporations across six countries; working for some of the world’s largest organizations and most successful brands.
Over a ten year period, Peter held a number of key leadership roles at Diageo – the world’s largest alcoholic beverage company – including President of the Global Gin portfolio headquartered in Amsterdam, Managing Director of UDV Amsterdam BV, Regional Director of Baileys for AsiaPac, Europe and North America headquartered in Dublin, and Vice President Marketing with Diageo Canada. Peter also served as President and General Manager of Hero Foods Canada Inc. and President – Brands of One Earth Farms.
Most recently, as President & CEO of Life Science Nutritionals, Peter and his leadership team successfully turned around the business over a two year period; leading the company to #2 on the Profit 500 list of Canada’s fastest growing companies in 2015.
Peter currently sits on the Board of Hammerhead Navigation, a bicycle GPS company out of New York city, and is a former Board member of Baby Gourmet and Canadian Prairie Garden Puree.
Peter is married and has two adult sons. He lives in Toronto and is a Canadian by choice. He has been fortunate enough to have also lived and worked in South Africa, the USA, Ireland, The Netherlands and Singapore. He and his wife enjoy the outdoors, cycling and traveling.
CEOs who have the opportunity to work with Peter will benefit from his global leadership experience, his ability to build successful businesses, and his genuine commitment to helping CEOs succeed.