Your course facilitator


Peter LauriePeter Laurie, Lecturer and Entrepreneur in Residence, UQ Business School
Phone: +61 410 617 936

Peter has an MBA with a focus on strategy, entrepreneurship and microeconomics. He is also a sessional masters lecturer at The University of Queensland in the Business School. An electrical engineer by training, Peter has 20+ years’ experience in commercial software development for new ventures to corporates. He has worked extensively in the banking, telecoms, airlines, government, and energy sectors.

For the last seven years, Peter has been heavily involved in the Australian start-up ecosystem with roles at River City Labs, UQ's ilab, Telstra’s Muru-d, Techstars, Startup Catalyst, CEA Collider Accelerator, and elsewhere. He is a skilled mentor and has a broad network across the industry and presents regularly on many topics, both technical and business focused. Peter is an active adviser, mentor, and angel investor.