BeautyByKriss is a premium luxury brand owned by KPPM Global, founded by Peter and Krittiyanee (Kriss) McAteer. Peter serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors and Managing Director while Kriss serves as Deputy Managing Director and Chief Creative Officer. The company is majority owned by residents of Thailand.
Peter McAteer has successfully developed 5 companies and has over 35 years of global experience operating in more than 50 countries. He has extensive consulting experience with major luxury brands and was instrumental in developing beauty and fashion schools for leading global brands in Hong Kong. Kriss and other members of the executive team have many years of experience in multi-level, social and on-line marketing. Kriss is also responsible for strategic partnerships and product design.
Peter serves as Chairperson of the Board of Directors and Managing Director for KPPM Global. He also serves as Chairman of Corporate University Research Ltd and as Senior Advisor for Product Innovation at Movius Consulting in the US, Senior Advisor on Strategy and Innovation at Origin Learning in India, and Principal Advisor on New Product Innovation to the Consensus Building Institute in Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA). He formerly served as Managing Director for Harvard Business School Publishing (USA) and as Director of Learning Services for the United Nations Development Program.
Peter has served as faculty at several universities around the world and has published articles in Directors and Boards, the ASTD Journal, the Harvard Business Review, the European Business Forum and Reuters Business Insights. Peter was born in the US and received both his undergraduate and graduate degrees from Rutgers University. Peter & Kriss call Bangkok home.