Peter is a chartered engineer who worked for 30 years in the transportation/security industry, culminating in roles as vice-president of transportation and transformation at the aerospace, transport and defence company Thales.
Peter has been in semi-retirement from 2011 and has since pursued public sector, non-executive and charity work opportunities. He has been a committee member of the School Teachers’ Review Body since November 2012.
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