Peter Norris

Chairman, Virgin Group

Peter is the Chairman of the Virgin Group, a position he took up in 2009. Prior to this he acted as an adviser to the Group from 1996 and had chaired Virgin Active from 2002 to 2007

When he took up this position, Peter had over 35 years’ experience in investment banking and business management having worked at both Barings and Goldman Sachs, before establishing a corporate finance business which in 2007 he merged with AIM listed merchant bank Quayle Munro Holdings plc and remains a senior adviser. 

Peter graduated from Oxford University in 1976 with a first class degree in Modern History and Modern Languages. He is married with four children.