Ward: Coleman Street
Other members representing this Ward:
Central Criminal Court
Peter is a Senior Advisor to Barclays plc having been educated at King Edward’s Witley and the University of Bristol. He trained as a Chartered Accountant becoming a partner with Coopers & Lybrand in 1993. The majority of his career has been spent in Banking, initially as CFO for Salomon Brothers Asia, then CFO for Citigroup’ Investment Banking and Banking divisions in New York and London. He joined Barclays in 2008 as Group Financial Controller and has been CFO of the Retail & Business Banking and Non-Core divisions as well as Acting Group CFO.
His non-executive appointments include HM Treasury (NED Audit Committee), Commissioner for the London Fairness Commission, Morden College (Trustee), Bridewell Royal Hospital, (Chairman 2006 to date) a foundation for disadvantaged children and, British Airways International Advisory Board (Chairman 2012/15). He was elected an Alderman of the City of London in 2013 and is a nominee for Sheriff of the City of London for the year 2016/17. His civic responsibilities include being a member of the City’s Education Board, Planning & Transportation and Establishment Committees. He is Middle Warden of the Worshipful Company of International Bankers, and a Court Assistant of the Chartered Accountants and Educators, as well as an Ironmonger. He is also sponsoring Alderman for the newly formed Guild of Human Resource Professionals.
He is married to Lindy, with one son, James, and two daughters Victoria and Annabel.