Sir Peter Gluckman

Sir Peter Gluckman

Chief Science Advisor of the Prime Minister of New Zealand

Sir Peter is Chief Science Advisor to the Prime Minister of New Zealand, internationally respected for his work promoting the use of evidence in policy formation and the translation of scientific knowledge into better social, economic and environment outcomes. He is also Founder of the APEC Economies’ Chief Scientists’ and Equivalents Network, and the International Network of Government Science Advice (INGSA).

Sir Peter was Founding Director of the Liggins Institute and is the author of 650 scientific papers and review, five books and an editor of eight books. His research has won him numerous awards and internal recognition.