Professional Bio


Peter Richardson
Managing Director
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Professional Background
I am the UK Managing Director of Protiviti’s Financial Services Industry Practice and of the Business Performance Improvement Solution Line. I focus on defining and executing strategies for driving change and delivering value in the financial services sector. I am a specialist in change management and operational transformation. My current emphasis is on helping clients manage change that has been driven by regulatory matters and on minimising risk while maximising value in business operations with a particular emphasis on the people dimension specialising in behavioural risk and risk culture change.
Prior to joining Protiviti, I have spent 25 years as a consultant to the financial services industry including leadership roles at PwC, EDS and Atos Consulting. My team delivers the following performance improvement solutions:
  1. Target operating model design and implementation to increase top and/or bottom line performance
  2. Organisation redesign and reskilling
  3. Behavioural risk management
  4. Risk culture change management
  5. Process improvement
  6. Platform implementation
  7. Programme assurance
  8. Merger integration and divestment support

I specialise in Retail Financial Services including:

  1. Banking
  2. General insurance
  3. Reinsurance and London Market


  1. MA Modern Languages Oxford