Peter Kiernan

Non-executive Director, London First

Peter Kiernan is a Senior Adviser to Egon Zehnder, a Senior Adviser to OMERS Private Equity, the Senior Independent Director and Chair of the Audit Committee at Tungsten Corporation PLC, a Non-Executive Director at Lifeways (an OMERS portfolio company) and a member of the Advisory Board for the Oxford University Masters in Law and Finance.

Peter spent over 30 years in investment banking advising corporates and private equity firms on M&A and capital markets related matters across a wide variety of industries in the UK and internationally. He was a Managing Director at UBS Warburg (previously SG Warburg) before becoming a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs and was subsequently Head of UK Investment Banking at Lazard and Chairman of European Investment Banking at Canaccord Genuity. Peter started his career at Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co. where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant. Peter holds an MA in Natural Sciences (Chemistry) from Downing College, Cambridge.