Peter Saunders

Peter Saunders was born in New Zealand and originally trained as a General Surgeon, before serving with the Africa Inland Mission in Kenya and completing two years mission training at All Nations Christian College in the UK. Since 1992 he has worked in full-time Christian ministry with Christian Medical Fellowship, a UK-based organisation with over 4,500 UK doctors and 1,000 medical student members, first as Student Secretary and since 1999 as Chief Executive. As CMF’s CEO he is involved in leadership training, teaching evangelism, apologetics and ethics, medical mission, writing, editing and media work. He was a foundation member of the European Apologetics Network Leadership Team, is Campaign Director for Care Not Killing Alliance and a member of the International Christian Medical and Dental Association (ICMDA) Board. Peter is married to Kirsty, also a doctor, and they have three sons Christopher, Benjamin and Jonathan. They live in St Albans, and belong to a Free Evangelical church.