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Peter is a director of Rafford Consulting Limited. He has over 30 years experience in the insurance and reinsurance sector.

Peter was a partner with Hogan Lovells for 17 years, specialising in reinsurance, alternative risk transfer, coverage issues, “exit solutions” and insolvency.  Prior to joining Lovell White Durrant, as it then was, he was a partner with Stephenson Harwood for 3 years, having spent 8 years with Holman, Fenwick & Willan, following 2 years as a claims handler with the West of England P&I Club.

Since retiring from legal practise, Peter has worked for a number of voluntary and charitable enterprises, most notably Piping At Forres , where he looked after contracts, risk management and stallholders and the Finderne Development Trust, where he was a Director from its formation until 2020.

Peter read law at the University of Cambridge, was called to the English Bar in 1979 and qualified as a Solicitor in 1987, having spent the intervening years as an employed barrister in the field of marine insurance, and after a 5-year posting to Paris, where he practised in the field of marine litigation and reinsurance.

He was Chairman of the Disciplinary Committee of the Chartered Insurance Institute in London for many years. Peter was also Vice-Chair of the Insurance Committee of the International Bar Association for many years, stepping down after he left Hogan Lovells.