Peter initially studied for a Degree and Masters in International Development and worked and travelled in India and Latin America as well as working as an actor, director and writer.  He eventually became a teacher and has been working in the UK education system for the past 25 years. After seven years as Headteacher of an inner-London secondary school, Peter established himself as a leadership specialist, coach and trainer. He has worked for a range of schools across the primary and secondary sectors, as well as for leading national organisations such as the Association of School and College Leaders, Ambition School Leadership, the Cooperative College and Oxfam Education. 

Peter is very excited to be taking up the new role of Global Programmes Director for UWS, which will fully utilise the experience he has gained from his varied career to date. Beyond working life, Peter has two teenage children and a passion for sport, music and the theatre and still indulges in creative writing of his own, when he can find the time.