Peter Montgomery

  • Beachhead Advisor, New Zealand

Peter is an experienced and successful technology entrepreneur based in Christchurch. He has a diversified background in corporate governance, maritime operations, mechanical and electrical engineering, service industries and cloud software.

Peter was the founder and CEO of Mooring Systems Limited which was listed on the New Zealand Stock Exchange in 2001, moving from a $1000 tech start up to a $500 million company following a merger with the Cavotec Group in Holland in 2007. Peter then founded the cloud software company, Tradevine Limited in 2011 and sold this business to Trade Me in 2012. He is currently the founder and CEO of Inventory Technologies Limited, an “Internet of Things” company seeking to revolutionise real time inventory monitoring in healthcare internationally. 

Peter has a global perspective and freely extends his time and experience helping Canterbury technology start-ups and SME’s to grow and prosper beyond our borders. 

Advisory areas

Start-up methodologies, new product development, innovation, international commercialisation.

Sector experience

Marine, engineering/electrical services, SaaS, industrial equipment, hardware/electronics, smart data.


Peter has experience working in Samoa, Europe, Australia, USA, Canada, UK, and Singapore.


Read more about Peter on LinkedIn.