CEO Amicus, and formerly Head of the British Army
Peter has completed a full career in the British Army, retiring as its Chief in 2015. He led the Army’s most significant transformation programme for decades, whilst sustaining its operational focus. He is now CEO of Amicus, a specialist leadership consultancy.
He has extensive experience of dealing with British and foreign governments at the highest levels, and a proven track record in the strategic leadership of large and complex organisations. He is a recognised speaker on geopolitics and military command techniques in business.
Peter is a Director of the General Dynamics Corporation and an adviser to Cyrus Investment Management. He is President of Combat Stress and Chairman of the Gurkha Welfare Trust. He is an avid follower of sport, sails, skis and plays the occasional game of village cricket.
Chairman, Evening Standard Ltd & Independent Print Ltd
CMO Viacom UK & SVP, Youth and Music, Viacom International
Chair, Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS) Council
Peer & Former Cabinet Minister
Professor of Cognitive NeuroImaging, Aston University
Senior Lecturer in Forensic Linguistics