Director of Business Development
Peter is Australian but lives in Jakarta. He has had a distinguished career in the resources sector, having held senior executive positions with BHP, Shell and Premier Oil (as well as two National Oil companies), and has been a resident Country Manager in 6 different countries. For five years, he was Energy Advisor to the President of Timor-Leste (2002 – 7). He was a Visiting Research Fellow for the Institute of South East Asian Studies for 3 years, and has been a Chairman of the Society of Petroleum Engineers in Indonesia, Pakistan and Singapore.
He has developed oil and gas fields in Indonesia, Australia, Thailand, Pakistan, Vietnam, France was responsible for the first combined gas field and independent power project in South East Asia.
Peter, a University of Sydney (Geology) graduate, and is a life Fellow of Royal Geographical Society, Life Member of Petroleum Engineers Society, Life Member of South East Asian Petroleum Exploration Society, Certified Petroleum Geologist (American Association of Petroleum Geologists), Certified Risk Analyst (American Association of Financial Management) and on 2012 he received a Stanford Who’s Who Award.
Before joining PT Power Drilindo, he has held the following board positions such as: Founder Director at Kuwait Petroleum Company (Kuwait), President-Commissioner at PT. Cipendawa (Indonesia), President-Director at PT. Energy Equity Sengkang (Indonesia), Managing Director at Premier-Shell Pakistan (Pakistan), Managing Director at European Gas Limited (France), Chairman at Sky Petroleum Limited (USA), Chairman at Baraka Petroleum (Australia), Chairman at Blue Energy Limited (Australia), Director at Alkoo Petroleum (India) and Director at NuEnergy Gas Limited (Australia).