Speaker Bios

Peter Cleary

Gas and LNG Consultant

Peter is now pursuing a portfolio of opportunities as an adviser and Board member. He is currently a Senior Consultant with Shinka Management, a group that advises on the application of Japanese productivity practices to clients in 26 countries. 

Peter moved from executive life when he left Santos at the end of 2015. He held two key roles in the Senior Leadership Team at Santos first as Vice President Strategy and Corporate Development and finally as Vice President LNG Markets and Eastern Australia Commercial. 

Prior to joining Santos in September 2010 Peter enjoyed a 24-year career with BP where he held senior management positions in Australia, Indonesia, Korea, Hong Kong, Abu Dhabi and the United Kingdom. Prior to joining Santos Peter was the President of North West Shelf Australia LNG, the LNG marketing company for the North West Shelf Venture. 

Peter is currently a member of the Executive Committee of the Australia Japan Business Co-operation Committee and the Australia Korea Business Council and a Board member of the Australia Japan Foundation. He previously held positions as a Board member of the Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association and the Australia China Council. He is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.