Professional qualifications: Master of Business Economics, Erasmus University in Rotterdam and Postdoc Controlling, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.
Peter joined Clingendael on 1 July 2019.
After studying Economics at the Erasmus university and a brief position as assistant to the professor, Peter worked for almost 17 years at the Consumentenbond (Consumers´ association). First as controller. From 2000 onwards leading the supporting departments and the Consumentenbond call centre stepping occasionally into different assignments like the Consumentenbond Pension fund.
From 2009 until early 2013, Peter worked as business director at the Netherlands Architecture Institute (NAi). He was responsible for the transition of the NAi into an open, publically accessible cultural institution which has garnered a broad appeal. In 2012, he represented the NAi as Quartermaster in the merger between NAi, Premsela and Virtueel Platform into The New Institute.
From 2013 until June 2019, Peter worked at Mecanoo as Financial Director. In this for Mecanoo new position, alongside overseeing the daily running of the company, local and global business development, and the practice’s finances, Peter thrived to strengthen Mecanoo’s position as a renowned and internationally active architecture office.