Peter Batchelor
Job title: Industry Growth Program Adviser | Victoria and Tasmania

Peter Batchelor is experienced in gauging new technologies and fostering growth for startups and existing companies. He has expertise in consulting, board roles for technology startups, government, higher learning and corporations in Australia and abroad. 

Peter’s advice has been central in creating hundreds of new companies, steering clients towards securing capital for expansion and applying growth strategies. His skillset includes: 

  • investment due diligence
  • governance
  • risk management
  • commercialisation
  • IP management
  • new technology evaluation.

Peter’s career highlights include serving as Chairman of the Victorian Institute of Technology for 12 years and as the CEO and COO of multiple groups. 

Peter holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Melbourne and an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management at UNSW. He also holds a GAICD from the Australian Institute for Company Directors.