PETER BISHOP

PETER BISHOP

DEPUTY CHIEF EXECUTIVE
LONDON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY (LCCI)
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Peter Bishop is Deputy Chief Executive of the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI). Alongside his LCCI role, Peter is Chairman of the ICC World Chambers Federation International Certificates of Origin Council which oversees the issue of over 15 million origin documents worldwide annually.

At LCCI, he is responsible for the Chamber’s international trade facilitation and promotion activities which include documentation, an Enterprise Europe Network office, events and trade missions. In a typical year LCCI issues over 140,000 export and import documents, answers trade enquiries, and organises trade missions, export seminars and international trade training. He also has responsibility for the LCCI Asian Business Association and information service.

Peter was previously Chairman of the ICC WCF World ATA Carnet Council to manage and develop the temporary import and export regime for professional equipment, samples and goods for trade fairs worldwide. He holds an MSc in International Business and is a writer and consultant on the mechanics of international trade including procedures and regulations. His books include the Export Handbook and the International Trade Manual (co-author). He is on the LCCI board and is the editor of London Business Matters magazine www.londonbusinessmatters.co.uk.