Peter Fox AM – Executive Chairman of Linfox Pty Ltd and Executive Chairman of Armaguard

Peter Fox is the second of six children to Lindsay and Paula Fox. Peter worked at Mayne Nickless as a trainee cadet, before joining Linfox in Brisbane as a Trainee Supervisor. He held a wide range of roles across the Linfox business in operational and management positions before his appointment as Executive Chairman in 1993.

Education

  • Certificate in Effective Distribution Management from UNSW Australian Graduate School of Management(AGSM) in 1983
  • Bachelor of Business Degree (Marketing) from Chisholm Institute of Technology in 1986
  • International Marketing and International Management Program from David Syme Business School in 1986
  • Certification of Management from Darden Graduate School of Business Administration – University of Virginia in 1989
  • Graduate Diploma in Owner President Management Program from Harvard University in 1996

Peter was awarded a centenary medal in 2003. In 2011, he was appointed as a Member of the Order of Australia (AM). He also received an Order of Merit from the Australian Olympic Committee in 2013. He is married to Lisa and they have a son James and two daughters, Hannah and Coco.

Current involvements:

  • Chairman
    Prime Minister’s Olympic Dinner
  • Member
    Monash Industry Council of Advisors
  • Board Member
    MacNaughton Group Advisory Board
  • Member
    Australian Logistics Council
  • Patron
    Royal Botanic Gardens

Memberships :

  • World Presidents Organisation
  • Council of Logistics Management (USA)
  • Australian Institute of Management
  • The Chartered Institute of Transport in Australia Inc
  • Victoria Racing Club
  • Australian / Malaysia Society