Peter Anderson is the chief ethics and compliance officer of Carnival Corporation and PLC (Carnival Corp.). One of the largest cruise lines in the world, Carnival Corp. encompasses nine brands that operate more than 100 ships and employ more than 150,000 employees from all over the globe.

Professor Anderson also sits on Carnival Corps. executive leadership team and oversees the corporation’s global ethics and compliance (E&C) Program. The E&C Program is comprised of various leaders at the corporation’s All Brands Group, as well as the ethics and compliance officers who are embedded in each of the four operating groups. Aligned with the risk profile, the E&C Program priorities include environmental; health, safety, and security; and general compliance topics. The team also includes leaders in the critical areas of investigations, compliance risk, compliance training, and compliance communications.

Prior to joining Carnival Corp, Professor Anderson led the white collar and compliance team at the law firm Beveridge & Diamond. He previously served as the environmental compliance leader on the Volkswagen Diesel Court Appointed Monitor Team. After graduating from law school, he clerked for the Hon. Graham C. Mullen on the U.S. District Court for the Western District of North Carolina and then was selected into the U.S. Department of Justice Honors Program, where he served as a federal prosecutor.  

Professor Anderson holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Rutgers University, summa cum laude, and a law degree from the University of Virginia.