Managing Director, The Energy Institute, Singapore
Peter is the chief regional representative of the UK Energy Institute (EI) based here in Singapore. In addition to his work with the EI, Peter provides customised executive advisory services through his own company Merlenergy Pte ltd and as an Associate Director of Tembusu Asia Consulting, Asia’s leading consultants in sustainability. Peter 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 prior to the company’s acquisition by Shell and Petrochina.
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 worldwide.