Peter Cleary - Asia Market and Oil & Gas Sector Specialist

Peter Cleary – Senior Consultant

Peter has over 30 years’ experience in the oil and gas sector with much of his career focused on Asia Pacific Countries. His leadership, commercial and strategic experience can be applied to a broad range of industry sectors

Peter 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.

Throughout his career Peter has lived in Asia or traveled extensively through the region. In his role with Shinka Management he brings an extensive network and experience in joint ventures, deal structuring, Asia market experience and strong awareness of the cultural and local expectations needed to ensure mutually beneficial arrangements stand up over long periods.

Industry Associations – Current

- Executive Committee | The Australia Japan Business Co-operation Committee
- Board | The Australia Korea Business Council
- Board | Australia Japan Foundation (DFAT appointment)

Previous Roles

- Board | Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association
- Board | Australia China Council (DFAT appointment)