Peter Shmigel has 10 years experience in several facets of environmental management and policy. With social sciences qualifications, Peter works with public and private sector clients at the policy, stakeholder and operational levels in the development of pro-active sustainability strategies. As part of this, Peter is one of Australia's leaders in the conduct of environmentally-related stakeholder engagement and community consultation programs. Peter was formerly Chief of Staff for a NSW Minister for the Environment and Chief Executive of the Beverage Industry Environment Council (BIEC). He has also served on Government appointed advisory groups related to waste management legislative reform. Peter also served for three years as Executive Officer of the Buy Recycled Business Alliance (BRBA).