Peter Lennox is Group General Manager ICT, Biotechnology, Americas, for New Zealand Trade and Enterprise. He joined New Zealand Trade and Enterprise from Industry New Zealand at the time of the merger with Trade New Zealand in July 2003. He was Industry New Zealand’s biotechnology sector director.
From 1999 to 2002, Peter was the director of biotechnology networks for Scottish Enterprise - the national economic development agency of Scotland. He has also spent five years in New York working for Scotland’s Foreign Direct Investment Agency; headed-up Scottish Trade International (STI), the UK government export agency; and had extensive private sector experience working in the food and beverage sector.
Peter has scientific degrees from Queens (Ireland) and Heriot Watt (Edinburgh) as well as an MBA from Glasgow University.