An internationally recognised customs broker with 17 years Australian industry experience, Peter McRae founded Platinum Freight® Management in 2000. It has grown to become a leading independent national customs brokering and freight forwarding company with international offices.
McRae is a certified Customs Broker in Australia and New Zealand, as well as a Certified Customs Specialist in Canada and the USA. He is also a Certified Trade Compliance Specialist in Canada.
In November 2015 McRae was named one of the top Australian customs brokers at the annual Shipping and Maritime Industry Awards.
McRae holds a Masters of International Customs Law and Administration as well as a Masters of International Revenue Administration through the University of Canberra.
He teaches Customs Brokering at NSW TAFE (St George Campus) and is an Adjunct Lecturer at the Australian Graduate School of Policing and Security through Charles Sturt University.
A community-focused businessman, McRae’s Social Responsibility Program helps families and individuals via a number of important charity and community support programs. He also regularly participates in charity challenges and fundraising programs including Vinnies CEO sleepout and White Ribbon. He is an Ambassador for the White Ribbon Organization.
Peter is a father of one and enjoys travelling, reading biographies and playing sport with his son.