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Peter Stewart LVO

Chief Purpose Officer

Peter Stewart joined Eden in 2003 supporting local businesses to get involved with the Project and went on to become Director of Outreach and Development in 2015.


Peter Stewart MVO, Chief Purpose Officer

More information on Peter Stewarts' background

Peter is now Executive Director with responsibility for Eden’s charitable mission.  This role includes responsibility for Eden’s biggest educational outreach campaign, The Big Lunch.  

As well as running small businesses, Peter previously spent over 10 years in the advertising industry working for British Leyland, J. Walter Thompson and BMP DDB, working with a variety of businesses including the Guardian, Knorr, National Dairy Council (milk), Courage (Fosters, Courage Best and John Smiths). In between JWT and BMP, Peter was also Account Director at Leo Burnett working on Proctor & Gamble, Philip Morris, Sanyo and Nestle (Crosse & Blackwell). 

Peter was appointed to the Eden Project Board in March 2012.  He has recently been appointed as a LVO by HM The King in 2023 New Year’s Honours List for his work on the Platinum Jubilee, as The Big Lunch played a major part in the celebrations.