Company: The Customer Forum (previously minister and cabinet secretary, Scottish Parliament)
Job title: Chair
Peter has had a career in the public, private and third sectors. He is a former politician, serving at the most senior levels in local government in the Highlands before entering the Scottish Parliament where he was a minister and cabinet secretary holding responsibility for a number of portfolios. He is a former vice president of CoSLA and served on the European Committee of Regions; and was a board member of SNH and the Scottish Post Office Board. He worked for 12 years for Citizens Advice in Scotland; chaired the Scottish Library and Information Council; and ran his own public policy consultancy in a small partnership. As well as chairing the Customer Forum, Peter currently serves on the OFCOM Advisory Committee for Scotland, acts as the policy director for Community Land Scotland, and undertakes various policy consultancy assignments.
In conversation with The Customer Forum & Citizens Advice Scotland 10:25 am
On-stage interview: putting the customer at the heart of decision-making How much are consumers willing to pay for a long-lasting infrastructure? Enhancing community engagement and increasing the community voice What would an equal stakeholder partnership look like?Read more
day: 5 October 2018