Portrait of Peter-Carlo Lehrell

Peter-Carlo Lehrell : Senior Adviser

Peter-Carlo joined Oxera as a non-executive Director and Senior Adviser (Strategy) in 2020. As founder and CEO of a number of international public policy businesses, Peter-Carlo has, however, worked with Oxera either as a client or in teams for joint clients since 1998.

An expert in professional government relations, and in public policy strategy across several sectors, Peter-Carlo was Founder and Chairman for over two decades of what at the time became one of the world’s most extensive independent networks operating in over 50 countries as professional public policy advisers.

Peter-Carlo also built a leading practice globally in his own area of policy specialisation—namely, competition/antitrust policy. Peter-Carlo, and the teams in his businesses, served companies as varied as Amazon, AMD, Apple, Bertelsmann, BP, EMI, Endesa, General Electric, Ikea, Nordea, Royal Caribbean Cruises, RWE, Samsung, Shell, Siemens, Starbucks, United Technologies, Universal Music and Xstrata.

Peter-Carlo is a strategist. His current roles include assisting in Oxera’s international business development and on accounts requiring his particular skill of advocacy. Peter-Carlo is lead strategic adviser for a party engaged in a major international trade dispute and strategic adviser to a regional autonomous government in its relations with the EU. Peter-Carlo has also assisted Oxera in its involvement in UN Conferences of the Parties (CoP), and currently works from Oxera’s Rome office.

Peter-Carlo speaks German, Italian, French, and English.

Tel: +39 06 90258080

Peter-Carlo's specialisms include:

professional experience

  • Founder and Chairman of Muskerry International Ltd, a strategic management company (2017–)

  • Founder and Director of the Danube Eastern Railway Company Ltd (2012–)

  • Strategic Adviser to Fipra Switzerland GmbH (2020–)

  • Founder and Chairman of the global FIPRA network, a public affairs network in over 50 countries (2000–20). Continues as Chair of the Alumni of this group

  • Founder and Chairman of FIPRA International Ltd (2000–15)

  • Various management and other positions prior to 2000 in the European Parliament, Mannesmann Demag, Thomas Miller & Co., Henry Ansbacher & Co, EPPA Nederland NV, and InterAct Europe EEIG


  • BA (Hons) Modern History, Durham University, UK

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