Peter Fernhead

CEO of African Parks

Peter Fearnhead was born and grew up in Zimbabwe, and graduated with a BSc in Agric Economics from the University of Natal and an MSc in Agric. and Resource Economics from the University of Oxford. He was a management consultant with Deloitte, before joining South African National Parks (SANParks), where he held a number of positions, including Resource Economist, Advisor to the CEO, and Head of Commercial Development. Peter was one of the Founders of African Parks. He was appointed as the CEO in February 2007.