Peter is the Chief Executive Officer of both Legal & General Gulf and Legal & General Gulf Takaful. He has long experience in the Financial Services industry, having started in UK direct sales. He developed his management career by recruiting sales teams and opened two direct sales start-ups, eventually managing a sales force of 350 people in the UK. He worked in bancassurance, heading Natwest Insurance Services’ national broker team. He gained medical insurance experience with H.S.A Healthcare, leading their corporate business in UK & Ireland. In 2003, Peter moved to Oman as General Manager of Muscat Life, where he doubled the size of the company and introduced medical insurance to that market. Subsequently, Peter was Global Partnerships Director with Friends Provident International, responsible for worldwide distribution of investment products via brokers and banking partners in Europe, Asia, Africa, Middle East and Latin America. He moved to Bahrain to join L&G Gulf, from Dubai, where he had been Head of Life at Oman Insurance Company, responsible for a $75 million portfolio of Group, Credit and Individual Life products.Peter has a Masters Degree in Business Administration(MBA) and has maintained his Chartered Insurance Institute qualifications. Peter is married and has two daughters.