Peter Suddock CEO – Dudley Zoo

Peter’s career began in the engineering industry before he became Chief Executive of Dudley Zoological

Gardens (a registered charity) in 1993. He is a former Chairman of the Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust,

providing him with extensive experience of public sector business, charitable organisations and the tourism

industry. He is an active contributor within the tourism sector through his links with BIAZA (British & Irish

Association of Zoos & Aquaria) and BALPPA (British Association of Leisure Parks, Piers & Attractions) at

National level and EAZA (European Association of Zoos & Aquaria) at European level. Peter is also chairman of

the Heart of England Attractions Group, a consortium of West Midlands leisure attractions.