Peter Dowdney has had over 30 years experience in the marine industry with the past 23 years being spent in various sales and management roles with Ronstan International.  Peter has worked closely with retired AIMEX board member Alistair Murray for the past 20 years and has participated in many major international boat shows, trade missions and marine industry events both within Australia and abroad.  He is an active member of the Australian Marine industry having previously held a board position with the BIA of QLD.  He is a passionate sailor with extensive sailing experience in everything from off-the-beach dinghies to the America’s Cup.  He has managed and participated in numerous International Sailing Summits over the past decade and continues to promote the sport of sailing at every possible opportunity.  His current goal is to expand Ronstan’s business base throughout Asia, with a particular focus on the rapidly growing sailing market in China.