Peter has wide experience, expertise, technical and marketing qualifications in the Electrical Power Industry built up over some 54 years with many varied skill sets ranging from Special Class Electrical Mechanic, Test Engineer, HV Operator and OH Engineering & Design for some 30 years.
This provided the impetus for his entry into the Sales, Contracts and Marketing area with several LV / HV Australian Switchgear Manufacturers providing equipment supply solutions to numerous Electrical Utilities, OEM’s, Consultants and Mining Sector Companies situated around Australia, New Zealand, the Pacific Islands and South East Asia.
Peter has held a number of Senior Management Roles and/ or Directorships with Stanger & Co Ltd, Bowthorpe Australia and Bussmann Fuses prior to co founding ADAPT Australia Pty Ltd in July 1992 with his Wife and Company Sectetary, Christine.
From very humble beginnings the same co founders have grown and nurtured their Family business and invested further for the ADAPT Group of Companies now comprising ADAPT Australia Pty Ltd, ADAPT New Zealand Ltd and more recently ADAPT A POLE Pty Ltd. Peter is the Managing Director of all three (3) Companies with each of these autonimous Companies having a General Manager as a direct report to him and the Board Of Management.
Peter has always been a hands on people person and a team leader with a healthy respect for all members of the ADAPT Family and the Electrical Power Industry.