Peter Exton - Manager, Probity
Background - Peter is a highly experienced Probity Advisor, having served within the NSW public sector in a range of senior project management, procurement and review roles including as General Manager – Procurement Management at the Department of Commerce (now Department of Finance and Services). Upon leaving the public sector, Peter was recruited by Deloitte to join its Probity Services team. Peter was with Deloitte for 4 years, during which time he was solely responsible for undertaking probity audits. Peter joined the Procure team upon inception in 2005.
Peter’s specific probity experience includes being the engagement Director undertaking Probity Audits for the Transport Construction Authority (TCA) (now Transport Projects Directorate). This included the audit of procurements for the Chatswood to Epping Railway and the $1 billion Rail Clearways project. For TCA, Peter completed in excess of 25 probity audits including a $400m station upgrade and the Chatswood Transport Interchange PPP.
Apart from these engagements, Peter has been responsible for completing all field work and report writing for over 100 probity review processes. Due to Peter’s deep experience and sensible approach to problem solving, he is typically allocated difficult and politically sensitive engagements. Peter enjoys this challenge.