Peter Sophios

Bachelor of Advanced Finance and Economics
Ravago Scholar

 Peter commenced his studies of a Bachelor of Advanced Finance and Economics at UQ in 2022. Throughout his first year he achieved two Dean's commendation awards for academic excellence and is excited to commence his second year in 2023.

Peter graduated from Brisbane Grammar School, achieving a 99.70 ATAR and receiving a QCE certificate of academic commendation for achieving an A in all of his senior subjects. Throughout high school, he received a variety of academic awards as well as being involved in several leadership and co-curricular endeavours. In his final year, he was a student leader and mentor for a cohort of younger students that were transitioning into the senior school.

Peter has continued to demonstrate his leadership abilities throughout his involvement in the UQ Business Association. As such, he was elected as a director of the careers and competitions portfolio for 2023. Furthermore, Peter has been involved in a variety of case competitions during his time at UQ,  and his team won the Deloitte Access Economics case competition in 2022.

Outside of the classroom Peter’s interests include playing basketball and going fishing whenever the weather is good. 

As a Ravago Group Scholar, Peter is looking forward to contributing to a community of like-minded individuals within the Liveris Academy. Through the program he hopes to use his skills in leadership and divergent thinking to tackle complex global issues.

Peter Sophios