Peter Evans

peter evans

Peter Evans

Peter Evans, MEd, MBA(Dist), Grad Dip Rec, Dip YL, Grad Cert Ed, FAICD, FAIM, FAMI, CPM, JP (Qual), CMC

Peter Evans is a highly specialised business consultant focusing on business management, strategic leadership, executive coaching and mentoring, and leadership development. He works primarily with senior leadership and management personnel. Peter has developed work structures, communication and problem solving mechanisms, and change management processes. He has worked as an advisor and coach to a variety of businesses at all levels of operation.

Peter has a diverse background that reflects high achievement, determination to make a difference, and a desire to see others achieve their potential. His working career includes CEO of a national company, Head of Department in Victorian local government, CEO Retail and Wholesale business, and ten years Senior Manager in the not-for-profit sector.

Recent assignments

Include coaching and mentoring senior staff in an Engineering Company to implement business improvement and change management processes; Executive Coaching for the CEO of a major hospital; Leading the re-structure of a publishing business; Lecturing MBA students in Leadership, Strategy, Change Management and Contemporary Business Issues (QUT, James Cook and Sunshine Coast Universities)

Professional capabilities

Peter has restructured businesses, designed and implemented performance management systems and recruitment and retention strategies and business management. The common thread throughout Peter’s approach is that change is inevitable to remain competitive and business success is a direct outcome of the people who work within them.

Peter was a regular columnist in suburban newspapers in Melbourne, Darwin, and Brisbane, as well as providing feature articles for The Australian and The Melbourne Age. He also has extensive experience in presenting papers to international, national, state and local conferences. He is a popular speaker and compere for conferences, seminars, dinners, schools, community groups, and government authorities.


Peter has a Master of Education, an MBA (with Distinction), a Graduate Diploma Recreation and a Diploma of Youth Leadership. He has received various awards including Outstanding Young Australian Award, Distinguished Teaching Award, the Norm Award, and Zone Finalist in the Queensland Business Executive of the Year Awards. Peter has co-authored four books: Values Driven Leadership, Leadership in the Australian Context, Teaching in the Global Business Class Room, and Learning in the Global Classroom.

Contact Peter for executive coaching of CEO’s, Board reviews, management consulting, business improvement processes, and change management



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