Pete Markey is the Chief Marketing Officer for Boots, where he is responsible for brand and marketing for the UK and Ireland. Pete is also the Executive Sponsor for Marketing for Change and the Boots Pride network.
Pete has held senior leadership roles at TSB, Aviva, The Post Office, RSA and MORE TH>N, starting his career at Onetel, The AA and British Gas. He is an experienced Director, having worked across a range of disciplines, including marketing, sales, digital, data, customer experience, operations and strategy.
Pete has been awarded four prestigious Marketer of the Year awards and is a Fellow of the Marketing Society and the Chartered Institute of Marketing. In 2019, Pete was awarded the Diversity Ally award at the European Diversity Awards for his work on diversity, equity and inclusion. Pete is Vice President for ISBA (The Incorporated Society of British Advertisers), a member of the MMA Global Board (Mobile Marketing Association) and the Chair of the Solent University Business Advisory Board.
Pete is a mentor for The Marketing Academy, OUTstanding and Solent University.