Peter Renshaw


Peter is Chairman of Viridor Credits Environmental Company having previously been Chief Executive of Somerset Connexions and Managing Director of Somerset Careers.

Appointed as Chairman of the League of Friends of Taunton Musgrove Park Hospital in 2014, Peter is involved in fund raising to support the hospital

As a lay member of the Lord Chancellors Advisory Committee for Avon and Somerset he is involved in the selection, training and conduct of magistrates.

The interest in young people is maintain through his involvement with Prospect Services Ltd chairing the Regional Strategic Group for the National Careers Service and also Chairing the Regional Steering Group for the Work Programme in the SW.

Peter is an Ambassador for SuperAct which uses Performing Arts to motivate disadvantaged and disaffected individuals and an Ambassador for the Chaffinch Trust which encourages co-operation amongst charities in support of disadvantaged young people.
Prior to his retirement Peter was an Ambassador for the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme in the SW.

Peter is a member of The Rotary Club of Taunton (President in 2008 and Paul Harris Fellow) ; a Fellow of The Royal Society of Arts (FRSA) and a Member of the Careers Development Institute (MCDI)