Peter, a native of Northern Ireland, read Chemistry at Queens University, Belfast, where he stayed to complete a PhD in Organic Chemistry.  He moved to England over 20 years ago and has held a number of increasingly senior roles within the pharmaceutical industry, gaining an MSc from Birkbeck College, University of London as part of his personal development. Peter is married to Jas and they have two children, who previously attended the School.  His interests include sailing, cycling and most outdoor activities.