Practice Leader – Finance & Risk
Peter joined Oceans Group in 2018 to lead the recruitment services delivered to our financial services client portfolio. With 25 years of experience across a variety of industries, Peter is currently focused on sourcing experienced finance and accounting candidates to our banking, wealth management, custody and insurance clients, to deliver successful hiring outcomes.
Since 1994, Peter has had the opportunity to work nationally and internationally for many high-profile organisations. He also spent 12 years in London, giving him an extensive track record in delivering on a wide range of recruitment assignments across the areas of financial control, financial planning and analysis, regulatory reporting, audit and tax. A collaborative recruiter, Peter aims to create strong client and candidate relationships based on shared goals.
Married with three children, Peter devotes time away from work to sporting and family activities. Sleeping in to 7.30am is a priority on Sundays, although rarely achieved. Peter is a strong workplace diversity advocate, with affiliation with the disability sector through family circumstances, and is involved in a range of fundraising activities relating to Rett Syndrome, a rare genetic disorder.
Peter holds a Bachelor of Arts with Honours from the University of Tasmania, having completed a thesis on Trade Union Reform in Australia.