Peter’s academic grounding is in the field of accountancy. He studied at the University of Port Elizabeth, where he obtained a BCom (Accounting) and Certificate in the Theory of Accounting.
After completing his articles at an accounting firm, he joined a manufacturing concern, known then as Carborundum-Universal Abrasives SA (Pty) Limited in the accounting office. After a series of shareholder changes and a merger, the firm became known as St.Gobain Abrasives SA (Pty) Limited, at which time Peter decided to create a career in the financial services sector, for which he had developed a passion.
In 2002 Peter was invited to join API where he became a popular member of the Johannesburg team. Having a natural affinity for wealth management and financial planning together with an easy-going personality, Peter has developed an extensive client base of high-net-worth clients.
Peter has been resident in Johannesburg since 1991. He is married and has two adult children.