|Full name||Karl Peter Karlsson|
|Born||May 29, 1969|
Västra Götaland County, Sweden
|Highest ranking||11 (April 2003)|
|Height||1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|Weight||83 kg (183 lb; 13.1 st)|
Karl Peter Karlsson (born 29 May 1969 in Stenstorp, Sweden) is a table tennis player. He was 1991 World Champion in men's doubles (with Thomas von Scheele), and 2000 European Champion in men's singles.
Peter Karlsson is today a member of the ‘Champions for Peace’ club, a group of 54 famous elite athletes committed to serving peace in the world through sport, created by Peace and Sport, a Monaco-based international organization.
In October 2010, Peter Karlsson visited Dili in East Timor to launch 'Ping Pong Ba Dame' (Ping Pong for Peace), an initiative from Peace and Sport and the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF).