Peter joined Hutcheon Mearns in 2021 as a non-executive Board advisor. Peter was educated at Montrose Academy before completing an engineering degree at Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh. From there he started his career with Halliburton and pursued an engineering career within the oil and gas sector which has spanned some 40 years, working in roles within Sparrows Offshore, Drexel, Tuboscope and National Oilwell Varco (NOV). In his latter years with Tuboscope and NOV, he was responsible for running the company’s Eastern Hemisphere operations.
For the past 13 years, Peter has worked in an advisory and executive management capacity with Oil and Gas private equity firm SCF Partners, including five spells as acting CEO of portfolio businesses. He is currently a non-executive director of global Valve Management and Turbine repair company, Score Group Ltd, Chairman of Montrose Port Authority and Vice Chairman of Montrose Football Club.