Chief Operating Officer

Peter Csicsai

Peter Csicsai is a consultant and advisor to Indigenous nations, communities and organizations on matters related to economic development, governance, resource management and environmental policy, business strategy and organizational development. Peter holds a Masters Degree in Public Policy (MPP), advanced graduate training in International Public Policy, and is currently in the process of obtaining a Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from the Central European University in Vienna, Austria. His academic background also includes a Bachelors Degree in Social & Cultural Anthropology (BA) from the University of Alberta, as well as training in Negotiation & Mediation from the Justice Institute of British Columbia. Peter is a member of the Carrier Sekani First Nations’ Economic Development Advisory Committee where he oversees the advancement of a $70 million economic growth fund. Peter is also a member of the European Roma Institute for Arts and Culture, a Director on the Board of the Canadian Romani Alliance, and a co-founder and Director on the Board of the Roma Environmental Sustainability & Development Initiative in Central Europe. Peter lives on the ancestral and unceded traditional territories of the lək̓ʷəŋən peoples, known today as the Esquimalt and Songhees Nations.