Peter Johnson

Director | London

Peter is a Director and leads our risk, security, financial crime and control practice for the EMEA region. 

He is part of both our global Legal, Risk & Compliance and Technology practices and leads a team which supports clients with executive search and executive interim, as well as consulting on organisational structures and talent development initiatives. He has extensive experience in supporting clients across a wide range of sectors, including listed, private and private equity backed organisations, across all areas of financial and non-financial risk, information and physical security, operational resilience, first line risk and control, and financial crime. Peter also leads our global asset and wealth management sector group.

Peter joined Leathwaite in 2014 and, prior to this, was a Senior Consultant in the EMEA Legal and Compliance practice at Sheffield Haworth. Peter started his career as a Desk Officer at the British Foreign & Commonwealth Office where he focused on Counter-Terrorism.