Peter Lamell was until recently, CEO of Silcar (a Siemens/Thiess Joint Venture). He has worked in senior executive roles in the U.K., U.S., Canada, Asia and Australia. He worked for Shell for over 25 years and was a Board member of Shell Australia. His work experience has primarily been in sales, marketing, strategy plus mergers and acquisitions.
In the last few years, he has specialised in being CEO for a number of business turnarounds and has been an executive and Board member of a range of companies in the Energy, Power, Services, Telecommunications and Technology sectors. He is a Director of the Melbourne Forum, Director of Renew Australia, President of Lorne Sculpture Biennale, President of Les Amities Gastronomiques Internationales and on the Fundraising Committee of SecondBite.
He has a Senior Executive MBA from Melbourne Business School and was awarded the Corrs Prize for top student.