Peter Kinne

Committee Member

For more than 18 years Peter has been a leader in spatial industry business development across Australia and New Zealand. As DigitalGlobe’s Regional Director for Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific, Peter specialises in solution sales through both direct sales and channel management. Committee, Queensland Space Industry Development Group.

Peter brings to this strategic role a wealth of network and market knowledge to engage new industry sectors and develop business with vendors, both nationally and internationally. He believes the geospatial intelligence market is the key differentiation to expand the value and use of satellite imagery and the geospatial services generally in government and all corporate sectors.

He has held executive positions on Australia’s Spatial Industry Business Association, partnered with GIS consulting companies, established state offices and national sales divisions for IT corporations, is a former CSIRO scientist and unit manager, state government information technology consultant and project manager, and has been appointed to the Queensland Space Industry Development Group.

Peter holds a Masters degree in information technology management, and has received national and international awards recognising his outstanding business achievements.