Peter is a physical oceanographer and managing director of Ocean Numerical. Peter has over 25 years experience in science leadership and ocean enterprise, building an extensive portfolio of applied science outcomes. He was founder and managing director of Metocean Solutions, now the oceanographic division of the Meteorological Service of New Zealand. Peter has designed and led numerous oceanographic measurement campaigns as well as a wide range of analytical and numerical modelling projects. He also provides strategic science advisory and governance.