Senate | Members appointed by the Governor

Mr Peter Kerr

Peter KerrPeter is an experienced resources industry executive who has worked in the Australian and North American mining sectors for the last 20 years, including hands on finance, corporate and operating roles for precious and base metals, energy and bulk materials businesses. He has held CEO and CFO positions focused upon business strategy, commercial and financial management and reporting, organisational and business development, capital management and investment market activities, and legal and company secretarial matters.

Peter has held the position of CFO of ASX-listed iron ore producer Mount Gibson Iron Limited since 2012.

Peter holds a Commerce degree from the University of Western Australia, a Graduate Diploma in Applied Corporate Finance from the Financial Services Institute of Australasia, and is a member of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Peter also sits on the economics and tax committees of the Chamber of Minerals and Energy of Western Australia (CME) and the Association of Mining and Exploration Companies (AMEC). Outside his business commitments, Peter is Chairman of medical research charity The Diabetes Research Foundation of Western Australia Inc.

Peter is also Chairman of the Resources Committee of the Murdoch University Senate.