Sydney Peak Performance Business Conference


Peter Switzer

Switzer Group

Peter Switzer is one of Australia’s leading and most active business and financial commentators.

Since launching his own business 20 years ago, The Switzer Group has since grown into three successful companies spanning media and publishing, financial services and business coaching.

Peter is an award –winning broadcaster, twice runner-up for the Best Current Affairs Commentator award for radio, behind broadcaster Alan Jones.  A former lecturer in economics at the University of NSW, Peter is currently host of his own TV show, Switzer, on SKY News Business Channel, a week columnist for Yahoo! 7 Finance, a regular contributor to The Australian newspaper and finance commentator on Radio 2GB.

Peter knows how to make complex information easy to understand. The economic component of his presentation cuts through the jargon that's rife in the world of business and financial markets.



“Peter’s presentation was very current and to the point.  The topics discussed were important to all delegates and it was presented in a very entertaining manner.”  Nissan


“Excellent.  Peter was a hit!”  Clemenger Harvie


“Excellent.  Peter kept his audience alive and well informed.  Highly entertaining presentation but full of relevant information.”  Darrell Lea


“The feedback from our members has been tremendous! Your session positively affected the participants and got them thinking (and laughing!) which was apparent given the numerous nods of agreement during the presentation and questions raised.”  The Exhibition and Event Association of Australia


“Excellent.  Peter was fantastic – we could not have hoped for better.  He was very highly evaluated by our delegates.”  Australian Equipment Lessors Association


“Excellent.  Peter is fantastic! A very factual, highly knowledgeable man who has a great stage presence, keeps his audience captivated with up to date information…all with a great sense of humour.”  Global Plus 

“Excellent.  Light hearted, entertaining and a very pleasant manner and easy to deal with.”  REIV

“Excellent.  Peter is very professional and did the video in 'one take'. He obviously had built up a rapport with Joe Hockey over the years which is a testament to his professional business reporting over the years.”   Images Concepts Events

“Peter is the master! - As an event organiser, Peter is a dream to work with. From arrival to departure he was adaptive, smooth and seamless - There were various last minute changes with the event and Peter weaved them into the day as if they had always been there, leaving our audience unaware and enjoying the event. Thank You!”   Capitis Group

“For an old newshound you make a damn good speech. Your luncheon address at the South Australia 100 was, in the view of most of the delegates, the high point of a very good day.”  Business Australia Infolink


“Even our members who were accountants in another life said they could understand Peter’s interpretation of the GST.”  Top Tourist Parks

“Who are the hot speakers on the convention and conference circuit in New South Wales? Peter Switzer, the ‘layman’s economist’ who discusses the economy from an entertaining angle.  The Sydney Morning Herald

“Many thanks for your presentation at our International Conference last week. As I am sure you could tell all who were present enjoyed your humorous but informative style.”  HLB Mann Judd

“Excellent. Very informative and down to earth. Great feedback from members.”  Destination Events

“Peter was MC for the Public Relations Institute of Australia’s prestigious national awards ceremony in 2002. Peter is a great performer and is also great to work with.  He exceeded our expectations.”   Horizon PR

“Peter is the best business educator in Australia - second to none in the way he communicates complex information.”  Eastern Suburbs Business

“Excellent.  Peter was great, able to speak to people in a manner that made it easy to understand the economy.”  Gelco Group of Consulting Pty Ltd

“Excellent, Peter put into layman's terms the economic situation and built some optimism in the room.”   LATMA