Managing Director - Singapore
Peter is the chief representative of the prestigious UK Energy Institute (EI) here in Singapore. In addition to his work with the EI, Peter provides customised executive advisory services through his own company Merlenergy Pte ltd. He has gained an international reputation as a leading independent energy strategy and business development consultant with an executive-level international client-base that has included the world’s leading national and international energy and mineral resource companies as well as a number of governments and regulatory agencies.
Most of Peter’s career has been spent in the Oil and Gas industry, mainly with BP. Here in Singapore, Peter was Head of Oil & Gas in Standard Chartered Bank’s principal finance team and prior to that, he was a member of Arrow Energy’s executive leadership team responsible for building Arrow’s international coal- bed methane business, based on the company’s successful development of CBM reserves in Queensland, Australia.
His interests have now extended into renewable and alternative energy development and addressing issues related to industry transition towards a lower carbon, greener and cleaner energy future. Within this context, Peter has majored on promoting the relevance of “The Circular Economy” as a framework for the future development of energy systems world-wide.