Pete had an unconventional start in life, starting his first ‘small’ business age 12! He left home at 16 and set up his first company at 19 and eventually gravitated into sales and management with a UK insurance company.
I have an intuitive ability to help people go deep and discover new perspectives, overcome their fears and limiting self beliefs to reach towards their true potential.
At 27 he founded a private investment brokerage which grew to incorporate seven regional offices across the UK with a staff of 125. He sold the business in 1995 and took two years out in Chamonix, France, to indulge himself in his love of skiing and rock climbing.
In 1997, he founded another private client investment brokerage in Geneva, Switzerland, which he ran successfully until relocating to Hong Kong in 2008 to become Sales and Operations Director of a financial services company.
In 2012, after 30 years in corporate life and much soul searching he decided it was time to focus on his passion for helping people improve. He retrained in the fields of executive coaching, therapy and mindfulness based leadership development. Pete has an intuitive ability to help people go deep and discover new perspectives, overcome their fears and limiting self beliefs to reach towards their true potential.
In 2016 Pete joined the Asian Leadership Institute and trained in their triad coaching model. He has facilitated programs across a diverse range of industries and geographies.
Pete loves to work with people at the top level as they interest, stimulate and stretch him to constantly improve. He has always been a result’s driven individual, with himself or the team he works with and his blend of business experience and self-development expertise makes him a skilled change facilitator at all levels.
His past clients are drawn predominantly from senior management across all industries, but especially in banking, legal and insurance such as HSBC, JP Morgan, BNP, Simmons & Simmons, Clifford Jones, Cathay Pacific, Burberry to name just a few. Having lived and worked in five countries Pete estimates to have worked with clients of over 40 different nationalities.
Pete is married and has two children in higher education. His interests range from his own personal self-development to photography, woodwork, property renovation, travel and tennis.