Alongside his extensive experience as an assurance and business advisory partner for national and
international companies, Peter has served family-owned business clients for more than 20 years. NextGen
Academy – a global program for young successors in family businesses – was founded by Peter as a product
of his experience and insights, gained through supporting SMEs and family businesses with their succession
and growth strategies.
He regularly authors publications about family business and middle market companies, leading annual
and other market surveys, in conjunction with the Center of Family Business at the University of St Gallen.
In January 2018, Peter joined PwC as Global Family Business Leader and last October he was appointed
Board Director for the Family Firm Institute. In September 2020, Family Capital, named Peter as one of the World’s Family Business Top 100 influencers.