Nominee for


Peter Christensen
Associate Vice Chancellor, Finance and Planning, New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD)

AmCham Member for 2 years, currently Platinum Member

U.S. Citizen

Peter Christensen is the Associate Vice Chancellor, Finance and Planning of New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD). He is responsible for NYU Abu Dhabi's overall resource management, providing the leadership, vision, strategy, and facilitation for resource allocation and for the financial infrastructure that supports the teaching, learning, and research mission of the faculty, staff, and students. Peter serves as the Chair of StartAd, NYU’s innovation initiative. Also, Peter is active in National Consortium for Continuous Improvement in Higher Education and the Eastern Association of College and University Business Officers. Peter is a Certified Public Accountant and he received a B.S. in Economics and Accounting from Gonzaga University, and an M.S. in Computer Information Technology from Regis University.