Peter Dickinson

Position: Chief of Staff, General Counsel & Company Secretary

Board Committees

Member of the Social Value & Responsible Business Committee

Date of appointment

6 March 2017

Other current appointments


Past roles

Peter was a partner at the global law firm Mayer Brown International LLP (and its predecessor firm) between 1995 and March 2017. From 2015 until March 2017, Peter co-headed Mayer Brown’s global Technology Transactions practice. Between 2005 and 2015, Peter was the head of Mayer Brown’s Corporate practice in London and, in addition, between 2008 and 2015, Peter was the co-head of Mayer Brown’s global Corporate practice, with specific responsibility for strategy.

Skills and experience

  • Substantial experience advising on corporate advisory, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and other significant commercial transactions including large scale multi-jurisdictional outsourcing projects; and
  • Qualified solicitor with a degree in law from Southampton University.