One of five Council Appointed members of the University Council, Peter George is Chair of the University's Compliance, Audit & Risk Committee and a member of the Finance and Investment Committee.

Peter has a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Arts from the University of Melbourne.

He is currently a Managing Partner of CIE Legal. Peter has also spent 20 years as a partner at Minter Ellison in the Dispute Resolution Group and the Planning and Environment Group.

Peter was Chair of the Program Advisory Committee of the College of Law & Justice for 8 years and was company secretary and vice-president at Preshil for 7 years.