Managing Director, Germany and Austria
Peter was responsible for launching White Clarke Group’s operations in Munich, Germany and Vienna, Austria in 2008. He also has responsibility for spearheading the group’s expansion into the CEE countries.
Peter brings a wealth of technical as well as industry sector expertise to the role, having implemented several pan-European, integrated leasing solutions. He graduated as a Microelectronic Engineer and began his career in the emerging computer industry with Burroughs, at that time the world’s second largest computer company, working on mainframe systems in Europe and the Middle East. Later roles have included General Manager Information Systems, Mercedes Benz Finance and European CIO of AT&T Capital and CIT Finance. As a technology leader in the leasing industry, Peter founded LS2 Ltd, specialists in online trading and underwriting solutions to the financial services industry.
Since taking up his current role, White Clarke Group has become a major player in Germany and is the leading solutions provider to the auto finance industry in Austria. It now has implementations in Hungary, Poland, the Slovak and Czech Republics, Spain and Portugal.
Peter's UK home is a beautiful old barn that he converted himself and, in his spare time, Peter is a keen world traveller to new and exotic countries.