Commissioner, Australian Securities and
Investments Commission (ASIC)
Peter Kell commenced as Deputy Chair at the Australian
Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) in May 2013. Prior to
this appointment he was an ASIC Commissioner from November
From August 2008 Peter was Deputy Chair of the Australian
Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). He was President of the
International Consumer Protection Enforcement Network in 2009-2010,
and also served on the Consumer Policy Committee of the
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
Peter has been on the Australian Government Financial Literacy
Board since its establishment, and is a member of the Commonwealth
Consumer Affairs Advisory Committee.
Before joining the ACCC, Peter was Chief Executive of CHOICE
(the Australian Consumers' Association) and a board member of the
global consumer organisation, Consumers International.
Between 1998 and 2004 Peter was ASIC's Executive Director of
Consumer Protection and its New South Wales Regional
Peter has a Bachelor of Arts (Hons - Economics) from the
University of Sydney.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2016