Peter Ryan is the ABC’s senior business correspondent. With more than 30 years of journalism experience, he contributes to a range of ABC News programs including the flagship radio current affairs programs AM, The World Today and PM, in addition to ABC News Channel and ABC News Online. Peter won a Walkley Award in 2017 for his breaking coverage of money laundering allegations against the Commonwealth Bank. Peter is a former ABC business editor, Washington bureau chief and head of TV news and current affairs in Melbourne. Peter was the founding editor of Lateline Business and was executive producer of the ABC’s Business Breakfast program. Peter began his career as a copyboy and cadet journalist at Sydney’s Daily Mirror.