Peter leads Opus Research. His primary focus is on ensuring that Opus Research delivers significant value to clients.

Peter has over 25 years’ experience in research and product development working in both the private sector and in Crown Research Institutes. Prior to joining Opus in 2011, Peter was General Manager, Agriculture & Environment at AgResearch Ltd where he led a team of 300 research staff.

Peter has significant experience in establishing, managing and executing large multi-disciplinary projects. He has also played a governance and leadership role in the development of several large research partnerships, including leading the successful establishment of the New Zealand Agricultural Greenhouse Gas Research Centre.