Peter is the Chief Executive Officer at FAF (Fachberatung für Arbeits- und Firmenprojekte non profit GmbH) and has held this role since 1996. FAF is a non-profit social firm support structure. FAF operates in all parts of Germany and provides consult to social firms, foundations, ministries, stakeholders of social firms and all kinds of social entrepreneurs. In addition, FAF offers evaluation and consult to implement innovative projects and ideas and develops strategies for inclusive work in an inclusive society in the context of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
In 1983 Peter founded the first social firm in Berlin for people experiencing psychiatric problems. Peter is one of the founders of the Bundesarbeitsgemeinschaft Integrationsfirmen (BAG IF), which is a lobby organisation for 700 social firms in Germany and is now share- and stakeholder of FAF. He has been a steering group member for Social Enterprise World Forum since 2010. Peter is married to Rosa, has two children (Hannah 18, working in Italy and Charlotte 12, going to school) and enjoys jazz, classical music, photography and cooking.