Peter Cooper established his own finance consulting firm in December 2002 after leaving a successful career in the banking industry. He has over twenty-seven years' experience in banking and having worked for Australian, American and British banks during that period.
Peter is the former Chairman of the Queensland State Advisory Board for the Australasian Institute of Banking and Finance (AIBF), a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Fellow of the AIBF and the Australian Institute of Management as well as an Associate Fellow of the Australian Marketing Institute. Peter was previously a non-Executive Director with the not-for-profit organisation, Industry & Commerce, Employment & Training Group Ltd (ICET).
Peter is a leading figure in banking and finance circles in Queensland, a fact that has been acknowledged by him being awarded the Centenary Medal of Australia for services to the banking industry. Peter has built up an impressive contact list of business associates and on many occasions has been asked to speak on banking issues by organisations and various Government bodies including the Tourism section of the Department of State Development.
Peter has extensive experience in public speaking and is available to speak with on topics not restricted to the banking industry but also on topics such as sales, sales management, networking and other related areas.