OGM Takes Over Full Operations Of The Leighton Training Centre In Gurgaon, India

With the signing of the renewal contract with Leighton India Contractors Private Limited (LIN), OGM India has been given the full management and operations of the Leighton training centre in Gurgaon.   Some of the major roles of OGM with this change, is provided below     Deliver internal training of LIN employees and provide […]

OGM India Successfully Completes The DDU-EY TOT

OGM Technical Institute India Pvt. Ltd in partnership with the approved RTO, University of Wollongong College from Australia has successfully completed the International Skills Training (IST) TVET Trainer course for the DDU-EY TOT project. OGM’s Internationally Certified Master Trainers have delivered the platform and domain training inlcyuding proving mentoring, for the entire project.   Following […]

OGM India Launches MEP Training For Engineers As A Pathway To International Jobs

E&I Engineering course for international job placement, started in 1st week of November with 16 candidates.   The course participants were selected had to meet all the required selection criteria as well as pass the written test and 2 interviews (General and Technical)   The intensive training course comprises workplace safety, general electrical, interpretation of […]

Jharkhand State Government Skills Training Commences At OGM

OGM has welcomed the commencement of residential based vocational skills training in the field of construction for Jharkhand State Government sponsored trainees under SJKVY-II of JSDMS.   The first batch of Assistant Shuttering Carpentry Course commenced on December 3rd with the second batch of Assistant scaffolding systems scheduled to start in the second half of […]

OGM Training Leading To NSH Projects And Career Development

As part of the commitment towards Saudization and playing its role in the Vision 2030 of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia,  NSH through its subsidiary company OGM Technical Institute Australia Pty Ltd, is providing internationally recognized workforce training to young Saudi nationals which are matched to industry needs, in skills such as Welding, Pipe Fitting, […]

OGM Commences Chennai Training & Placement Programme

OGM India are pleased to have resumed operations based in Chennai-India, following suspension of operations through the impact of COVID-19.   OGM India are welcoming suitable candidates from all parts of India for placements with OGM partners in the Gulf region. Initially we invite applications with experience as OGM training systems are re-established.   OGM […]

Peter Linford

Prior to joining the RP Group of companies in 2012 as CEO of OGM, Peter held senior positions as an Australian Diplomat for fifteen years including as Minister Commercial in the Australian High Commission in New Delhi India covering trade and investment strategy across South Asia, as Australian Consul General Dubai and Senior Trade Commissioner Middle East and North Africa, and as Minister Commercial in the Australian Embassy in Seoul Korea, as well as multiple senior trade and investment roles in Japan.


Peter is passionate about global linkages of people and through his extensive business expertise has focused this into the area of skills and people development in both developed and developing markets.


Peter sees his role as identifying and nurturing opportunities amongst different countries, cultures and languages through business to deliver win-win outcomes for workers as well as for industry.


Peter holds a Masters of International Trade & Diplomacy (High Distinction) from Monash University and is a fluent Japanese language speaker.