Peter is Founder & CEO of Vision Formers, the specialist start-up consultancy that helps Founders and CxOs of visionary technology businesses take practical and purposeful action to get product to market and turn founder and shareholder vision into commercial market reality. Vision Formers provides significant expertise in building great software and digital products along with growing and coaching product and technical teams. Peter is currently working with Navenio, commercialising their breakthrough infrastructure-free location technology in the healthcare sector.
Prior roles include COO of Iotic Labs, creating product and delivering to customers a secure data brokering environment for the Internet of Things, and Director of Qualcomm’s Machine Learning team, commercialising IP in the field of machine learning. Peter is named inventor on 9 patents in the field of machine learning. Peter was a key member of the leadership team at TTPCom, which played an early and pivotal role in the development of digital GSM and the emergence of Internet-enabled mobile phones, the predecessors of today’s smartphones. Peter developed and sold software solutions shipped in well over 100 million handsets, and managed relationships with many of its blue chip customers.
Peter has been a board member of CW (Cambridge Wireless) since 2009, and has been actively involved as a SIG Champion for much longer, most recently in helping to lead the Artificial Intelligence SIG deliver a range of innovative events.
Peter is co-author of Essentials of Mobile Handset Design, published by Cambridge University Press. Peter is a Fellow of the IET, a Member of the BCS, a Chartered Engineer, and holds an honours degree in Computer Science.