Peter Wall joined the Royal Engineers from Sandhurst in 1974. His service took him all over the world, including operational command tours in Rhodesia, Bosnia, and Iraq. He commanded 16 Air Assault Brigade and 1st (UK) Armoured Division. Later he was Director of Operations in MOD then Commander in Chief of Land Command before assuming the role of Chief of the General Staff from 2010-2014. He is now a director of Amicus Limited, a leadership consultancy which specialises in imparting military command experience to the corporate world, with emphasis on strategic planning and execution, leadership development, and organisational health. Peter is a director of General Dynamics, the US defence and aerospace corporation, and President of Combat Stress, the military veterans’ mental health charity.