Yale Center for Business and the Environment
Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking at Yale
At Yale, Peter is Resident Fellow at the Center for Business and the Environment and Mentor-in-Residence at the Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking. These roles include guest-lecturing on selected courses, running workshops, helping accelerate social and environmental entrepreneurship across campus, offering career advice for students, and co-hosting the Net-Zero Action Group. Outside Yale, Peter is Founder and CEO of Time4Good. Through coaching and tools he helps leaders and their teams increase their positive impact: confirming purpose, clarifying prioritization and maximizing productivity and performance.
For over twenty years he has worked on, led and advised, high-growth organizations on strategy, time maximization, team alignment and entrepreneurial opportunity.EndFragment He was Launch Director and COO of Sir Richard Branson’s Carbon War Room; served as Chair of The Energy Efficiency Deployment Office for the UK Department of Energy & Climate Change; and led The B Team’s ‘Net-Zero by 2050’ initiative focussed on business encouragement for an ambitious Paris Agreement at COP21. The Charity & Government experience followed ten jobs in twelve years at the Virgin Group (including CEO of Virgin Mobile South Africa), and his first job with McKinsey & Co.
He is originally from Edinburgh, Scotland and read Philosophy, Politics and Economics at the University of Oxford. He now lives in Westport CT, serving on the town’s Green Task Force and as warden of his local church.
As a CBEY Fellow, Peter is available to members of the Yale community for office hours or 1-1 coaching sessions and feedback on your venture or idea.
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