Peter Lorbeer

Peter Lorbeer

Peter has been an Associate Counsel for Shell Australia since May 2017, and is currently focused on mergers and acquisitions, equity capital market transactions and corporate governance matters in the Australia and the Asia-Pacific region.

Peter has acquired diverse experience in the petroleum and LNG business in Australia, New Zealand, China, Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Middle East. He completed postings with Shell in Melbourne, Perth, Beijing and The Hague before returning to Perth in 2008 to take up the role of Managing Counsel. In 2011, Peter was appointed as Shell Australia’s Head of Legal, with responsibility for the provision of legal advice on all matters affecting Shell’s upstream business in Australia.

Prior to joining Shell, Peter worked at Herbert Smith Freehills in Melbourne for 4 years.

Peter holds Bachelor of law and commerce degrees from the University of Melbourne and a Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance from the Securities Institute of Australia.