Peter is the Chief Operating Officer for the South West Essex Community Education Trust as well as the Business & Finance Director for the William Edwards School in Essex, a secondary convertor academy. His background is in community and project development work before moving into school business and financial management. His areas of expertise lie in academy conversions, business and finance, marketing and governance. Peter is a Specialist Leader of Education and an Associate Practitioner for the National Association of School Business Management. He also founded Incensu, designed to support schools with making procurement decisions. Peter is also a governor of two primary schools.