Peter Taylor


Peter Taylor represented New Zealand in Rowing from 2006 to 2016, competing in three Olympic Games (2008, 2012, and 2016) where he won an Olympic Bronze (2012), a World Champion in 2009, and numerous other World Championships medals. Peter joined the Pinnacle Programme in 2009, alongside his crewmate, Storm Uru, where he graduated in 2010 and ever since has been part of the Hyundai Pinnacle family. Since retiring from Rowing in 2016, Peter continued to be involved with inspiring the next generation with his work as being an ambassador for the New Zealand Olympic Committee by visiting schools, sharing his journey as well as being a Committee member of his local rowing club and on the board of Special Olympics New Zealand. Beyond sport, he is building upon his finance background and the core values that made him successful as a rower. Applying them to build great New Zealand business where he is working alongside entrepreneurs as an Investment Analyst for Venture Capital firm, Movac.

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