Peter has been the Chief Executive of the non-government standards agency GS1 New Zealand since 2004 and has been involved in standards development and global standardisation for close to 25 years.
He has a number of other board roles, including at Victoria University of Wellington and Ako Aotearoa. He has worked in senior roles at KPMG Consulting, Standards New Zealand, and Apple Computer NZ.
Dr Stevens was also a Senior Lecturer in IT marketing at Victoria University and an Adjunct Professor in information systems and computing at Unitec. He has a PhD in science and post-graduate qualifications in marketing.