- Bachelor of Laws with Honours
- Fellow – Australasian Institute of Chartered Loss Adjusters
- Associate – Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters (UK)
- Fellow – International Federation of Adjusting Associations
Peter has worked as a loss adjuster since 1978. After completing a Law Degree with Honours at Liverpool University Peter Joined one of the major insurance companies where he trained for a year before joining McLarens in 1978 based in their Watford office. He has subsequently worked as a loss adjuster in Hong Kong, Papua New Guinea, Alice Springs and Brisbane (including an assignment in the Caribbean after Hurricane Hugo in 1989 and time in Newcastle after the earthquake also in 1989) before moving to Sydney in 1995 to join Crawford & Company. Peter then worked with McLarens in their Sydney office for 10 years before joining Technical Assessing in 2009. Peter returned to Brisbane after a 17 year absence in January 2012 to assume the management of the office
During his time as a loss adjuster Peter has handled the full range of material damage and liability claims before in more recent years specializing in Public Liability (both property damage and personal injury), Products Liability, Professional Indemnity and Contract Works and Construction Liability matters of increasing size and complexity. During that time Peter has worked for local insurers, overseas insurers and the London market.
In recent times Peter has also developed the niche business of Film, Entertainment and Contingency claims for both the local market and overseas insurers.
Peter has also had extensive experience in senior management roles with both Crawford & Co and McLarens prior to returning to the practical handling of claims.
Peter has been active in the insurance industry sitting at differing times on the NSW committees for both the Australasian Institute of Chartered Loss Adjusters and Australian Insurance Law Association.