Alderman Peter Estlin
Peter is a Senior Advisor to Barclays plc having been educated at King Edward’s Witley and the University of Bristol. He trained as a Chartered Accountant, becoming a partner with Coopers & Lybrand in 1993.
The majority of his career has been spent in Banking, initially as CFO for Salomon Brothers Asia, then CFO for Citigroup’ Investment and Corporate Banking divisions in New York and London. He joined Barclays in 2008 as Group Financial Controller and has been CFO of the Retail & Business Banking and Non-Core divisions as well as Acting Group CFO.
His non-executive appointments include HM Treasury (NED Audit Committee - 2015 to date), Morden College (Trustee - 2015 to date), Bridewell Royal Hospital, a foundation for disadvantaged children (Chairman - 2006 to 2016; Governor - 1993 to date), British Airways International Advisory Board (Chairman - 2007 to 2015) and London Fairness Commission (Commissioner - 2015 to 2017).
He was elected an Alderman of the City of London in 2013 and has also been elected Sheriff for the City of London for the year 2016/17. His civic responsibilities include being a member of the City’s Education Board and Policy Committees.
He was Master of the Worshipful Company of International Bankers (2107/18), and is a Court Assistant of the Chartered Accountants, Educators, and Ironmongers. He is also sponsoring Alderman for the newly formed Guild of Human Resource Professionals.
Peter is married to Lindy, with one son, James, who is an accountant with KPMG, and two daughters, Victoria, who is a doctor and Annabel, who is studying for a Masters in epidemiology.