BMT Design & Technology, a subsidiary of BMT Group, the leading international design, engineering and risk management consultancy, has announced the appointment of Peter Behrendt as Managing Director.

Previously Head of the Ports and Terminals business unit within Saab, based in Vancouver, Peter has a strong track record of business transformation and hands on leadership within both the naval and civil maritime domain. Peter has been with Saab for nearly ten years in various defence and maritime roles in Australia and internationally.

Jeremy Berwick, BMT’s Managing Director of Defence comments:
“I am absolutely delighted to be welcoming Peter to BMT's defence team. He is a proven business leader with an impressive track record across international defence and infrastructure programmes that will serve BMT very well as we continue to grow our defence and security interests in the Australian market."

Philip McCann, Search Partner at Odgers Berndtson in Sydney said:
“Peter’s appointment was the culmination of a comprehensive global search and he is returning to Australia at a time of great investment within the Australian Defence sector”

Peter has a Graduate Certificate in Systems Engineering, a Graduate Diploma of Marine Science and an Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management.

 

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