Peter Christo

Peter works with startups and new venture owners as an advisor, educator and facilitator. Having worked primarily in the technology and communications industries (mainly in the online space), his speciality is delivering discipline and order to the chaos of creative ideas and perceived opportunities via smart management frameworks to deliver positive commercial outcomes.

Other industries Peter has worked in include financial services, electronic security, FMCG and the military. Peter is the founder of a number of start-up ventures, including,, X2O and more recently Zorba The Buddha Coffee Company.

Peter is a public speaker on the realities of Entrepreneurship and new venture management and also contributes his time as an adjunct lecturer in Entrepreneurship, strategy and innovation at a tertiary level. Peter holds a Masters Degree in Entrepreneurship and Innovation (MEI), along with a Bachelor of Economics & Marketing. Peter has worked both Nationally and Internationally as an advisor and educator and was a keynote speaker at a range of eminent events including the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation conference.