Peter Desmond

Peter Desmond

Associate Consultant, UK

Summary

Skills & experience

Peter is an Oxford graduate and Chartered Accountant with experience in the UK and across Africa. Having qualified with Price Waterhouse in 1981 he was seconded to Johannesburg and returned to the UK in 1986 where he worked as Senior Finance Executive in the private sector. He has worked on Interim Finance Director assignments with Tearfund, RedR UK and Vision for a Nation Foundation. In 2015 he completed an MA in Globalisation and Development (Distinction) at the Institute of Development Studies at the University of Sussex.

Case studies

Peter has undertaken a number of change management projects which include the review, recommendation and installation of financial and management information systems in both the private and not-for-profit sector. Examples of these are: Action Contre la Faim, Article 19, Methodist Church and Café Direct Producers’ Foundation.