Peter Joined Thatcham Research as CEO in 2011 bringing with him a broad background in motoring services, & motor insurance. Peter worked for the Automobile Association for 22 years and spent 6 years in the Centrica senior management team at British Gas. His previous roles at the AA included that of Head of Insurance and Sales Director, whilst at Centrica he undertook numerous senior management roles including Operations Director of British Gas Business.
As Chief Executive of Thatcham Research, Peter has led a complete strategic review of the company resulting in a new focus upon vehicle testing and influencing safety and security performance to minimise Motor Insurance claims, particularly important due to the current technological advances in "active" car safety. Thatcham were appointed the UK's sole EuroNCAP safety testing facility in 2014, and have become recognised as one of the world leaders in the testing of autonomous vehicle technology.