Peter has a HRM and Engineering background. He has worked for 15 years for Shell in various HR roles in different countries and continents. Then he worked as an independent HR consultant with assignments with, amongst others, Ballast Nedam, Organon and Tulip Oil. He considers himself to be a business-oriented HR generalist and a credible counsellor and sparring partner to management and staff. He holds strong interpersonal and relational skills, being an empathetic, enthusiastic and optimistic person. His hobbies are fitness, cycling (actively as well as organizing events) and reading. As a volunteer, he is contributing to various social initiatives in his hometown.