Peter Meurer has been Executive Chairman of Nomura in Australia at Nomura Holdings, Inc., since October 2012. Mr. Meurer served as the Chairman for Local Investment Banking of Australia at Nomura Holdings Inc. since November 2009. He spent 30 years in investment and stock broking. He served as Vice Chairman and Corporate Broking Managing Director at Merrill Lynch and was involved in the initial public offerings of Qantas, Woolworths and Tabcorp. He serves as Executive Chairman at Nomura Australia Limited. He served as Vice Chairman of McIntosh/Baring Securities and Citi Australia. Mr. Meurer holds an MBA from RMIT.