Peter moved to Cornwall in 2011 during a 10 year career with BT Plc including senior roles in finance, procurement, commercial, contract management, governance and public sector delivery. Prior to this Peter held a variety of senior financial positions in the health, contact centre and construction industries.

Peter is a founding Director of Truro and Penwith Academy Trust where he chairs the Finance, Employment and Audit committee.

Peter grew up in Lancashire within the family horticulture business; his interests are spending time with his family, playing tennis, surfing and rugby league.