Dr. Nicolas Peter, Chief Financial Officer of BMW AG, has been chairman of the Board of Trustees of the BMW Foundation Herbert Quandt since August 1, 2020.
He studied law at the University of Munich (LMU), where he also obtained his doctorate in 1990. From 1991 to 1993, he held various positions in Corporate Finance at the BMW Group headquarters in Munich before becoming head of the BMW Coordination Center in Brussels. In 1996, he was appointed Head of Risk Management at BMW AG in Munich. After serving as Chief Financial Officer at BMW France in Paris from 1999 to 2002, Dr. Nicolas Peter became Vice President BMW Nordic in Stockholm. He returned to Munich as Senior Vice President Sales Strategy and Sales IT and became Senior Vice President Group Controlling in 2007.
On January 1, 2017, Dr. Nicolas Peter was appointed Chief Financial Officer of BMW AG.