SPEAKERS AT TRUCKING AUSTRALIA 2022

SPEAKER

Peter Stokes

Toll Global Logistics

Peter Stokes is President of Toll Global Logistics. He joined Toll in 2017 as President of Group Operational Services driving significant improvements in safety, productivity and cost synergies across a centralised network of operational functions and led the transition to a new operating model to better serve customers.

Peter has extensive senior executive experience spanning more than 20 years across the resources and logistics industries, having lived and worked in Australia, Asia, Africa, the UK and the USA.

Prior to joining Toll, Peter was the Chief Executive Officer for Barminco, a mechanised hard-rock underground mining company, where he reported directly to the Board and was responsible for all aspects of leading the company. Whilst at Barminco, Peter was also Chairman of the Egyptian and Indian businesses as well as the African JV with ASX listed company Ausdrill Pty Ltd.

Prior to that , Peter was the Chief Operating Officer at Linfox. Reporting to the CEO, Peter oversaw the Fast Moving Consumer Goods, Resources & Industrial and Retail Business Units, and was responsible for all aspects of the company’s and business units’ operational activities including safety outcomes, customer development and management, operations and profitability across the Asia Pacific client base.

Peter holds a Masters of Business Administration from Bond University, Queensland, a Master of Applied Science (Mining and Mineral Technology) from Western Australian School of Mines, Kalgoorlie and a Bachelor of Science (Honours in Geology) from the University of Western Australia. He also completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School in 2009.

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