Peter Bryant is an executive business strategist and recognized thought leader on sustainability, the energy transition and criticality of the minerals value chain, and innovation and digital transformation more broadly.

He speaks on these topics extensively at leading conferences and for organizations. He most recently spoke at COP26, the Future Minerals Forum (FMF) 2022 in Saudi Arabia, and CERAweek 2022. Prior to Covid, he spoke at the Baker Hughes 2020 Annual Energy Forward Meeting in Italy and keynoted the New Zealand Prime Minister's 2019 Just Transition to Net Zero Emissions Summit. Peter’s opinion pieces have been published in the Journal of Petroleum Technology, Mining Global, and Chief Executive, and he is often quoted in the Wall Street Journal. He has also been interviewed by Bloomberg and CNBC Arabia.

Peter sits on the Board of Advisors for two leading VC funds, Chrysalix and Foundamental, along with various emerging tech companies, including Lilac Solutions, Symboticware, and Safe.AI. In addition, he has served on the Innovation Councils for multiple mining and energy companies.

He has advised many leading companies around the world, including Anglo American, BHP, Rio Tinto, Teck Resources, JCI, BP, GE O&G, Baker Hughes, Castrol, Edison International, and Goldcorp. Peter is also Co-Founder and Board Chair of the Development Partner Institute, a nonprofit focused on improved social, economic, and environmental outcomes for communities from resource development projects. He is an invited participant in the joint Rockefeller Foundation and Brookings Institute 17 Rooms program, focused on accelerating the 17 UN-established Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). He is also a regular participant of WEF’s annual Mine Ministers Summit and the FMF Ministerial Roundtable. Peter co-authored The Growth Champions –The Battle for Sustained Innovation Leadership, published in 2012.

He lives in Southern California, having immigrated to the US in 1996 from New Zealand by way of Australia. He has two daughters, one a junior at SMU and the youngest a sophomore in high school.

Mr. Bryant holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Administration from Victoria University in Wellington, New Zealand. He holds a CA from the NZ Institute of Chartered Accountants and is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He is a co-founder of The World Innovation Network (formerly The Kellogg Innovation Network)

Featured Speaking Engagements

"Making Colorado" Brand Advisory Council - Appointed by Gov. Hickenlooper to serve on council. Associate Member: Milken Institute


The future is now - Key technologies at the heart of the digital revolution Conference NZ March 2018

Innovation From Within: A Conversation with Peter Bryant, Denise Browne, and Nora Denzel NACD Texas Tricities Chapter, January 2019

Recommended Mining Strategies IMARC, October 2018

The Three Threats Facing Aussie Miners Your Money, October 2018

David Chen, Michael Wasielewski, Peter Bryant: KIN Global 2017, June 2017

Ira Ehrenpreis & Peter Bryant: KIN Global 2017, June 2017

The Innovation Imperative in the Mining Industry, Business Day, February 2016

Changing Mining's Business Model: How Will Mining Look in 10 Years? IMARC, October 2018

The Future of Mining in Developing Countries IMARC, October 2018

Governor John Hickenlooper: Goverment at the Speed of Trust: TWIN Global 2018, September 2018

Mark Cutifani, Julie Hill, Lindsay Levin, Peter Bryant: KIN Global 2017, June 2017

The Industry is Rife for New Mining Entrepreneurs, CNBC Africa, February 2016

The Imperative for Innovation in Mining, Society for Metallurgical Engineering, October 2015