An agile professional with over 20 years experience in blue chip multinational FMCG companies where he developed strong capabilities in Strategic leadership, Finance and People management. In the last couple years, he ventured into entrepreneurship as a Finance/Strategy consultant to mostly FMCG, fintech, recycling and agriculture businesses.
His career started at P&G in the Finance function where he improved processes, controls, managed budgets and led teams to deliver significant results over a 5+ year career period.
He moved to Coca-Cola where he built a 12+ year career in several functions. From Finance to Business development and Strategy responsible for developing the 5-year strategic and innovation plans. He then moved into Sales and grew to lead one of the largest Sales Regions. In 2017 he was transferred to Brazil on a Leadership exposure assignment for 6 months with the Commercial and Revenue growth function before becoming the Customer & Commercial Leadership Director for Coca-Cola Nigeria.
He resigned from Coca-Cola in Dec 2019 to set up a consultancy (Think Abstract Group) to help drive value in areas where he has expertise or believes will be transformational i.e. Fintech, Agriculture and Plastic waste recycling. He has investments in several start-ups i.e., bill.easy, recyclan and is also cofounder at Boost technologies limited.
He is very passionate about young professionals in Nigeria and mentors a few of them. Personally, he enjoys travelling, golf, networking and reading.
Peter volunteers as Director, Business Development at TNIL.