Peter is a business executive and entrepreneur with professional experience and P&L responsibility with several multinational technology based companies. Peter currently is expanding international market share and launching new technologies for a SaaS multi national company. We provide business decision tools for agriculture, aviation, energy, Oil & Gas and sporting events. Peter is an expert at establishing new sales channels, creating new markets and increasing global penetration in B2G and B2B in over 52 countries.
Peter was raised in Greece and Lebanon and is bilingual Greek/English and fluent in Spanish and French (along with basic Turkish, Urdu, Portuguese, German and Russian). He has resided in Pakistan, Turkey, Afghanistan, Kuwait, Sudan, Nigeria, Greece, Denmark, Lebanon and Switzerland. Peter has business and cultural experience in over 86 countries and has worked as an entrepreneur in DNA forensics, energy services and security technologies.
Peter has earned a BSBA in International Business and European Languages from Auburn University and MA Middlebury College in International Studies & Diplomacy. Peter served as a US geo-political and agricultural advisor to foreign governments on national issues. Currently, Peter is a current member of the US Department of Commerce Advisory Council, The US Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC) Advisory board and the US Congressional Advisory Board.
Leader of Global Expansion for PIPS Technology Inc in over 30 countries created a new industry of ALPR, automatic license plate recognition for law enforcement and intelligent transportation sectors and sold firm to Fortune 500 company
Leader of Global expansion for Bode Technology Inc., in over 40 countries and developed first private laboratory for outsourcing model for forensic DNA technology sexual assault kits to the DOJ, used by US government agencies law enforcement agencies and sold firm to Fortune 500 company
Steering Committee Member of the National Association of District Export Council, representing US exporters and advising the Secretary of Commerce on American Trade Policy (www.NADEC.org) - 2020
President’s “E” Award for Exporting Excellence - Awarded by Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross and President Donald Trump for developing weather mitigation and climate change technologies to farmers in emerging nations -2020
President’s “E” Award for Exporting Excellence - Awarded by Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker and President Barak Obama for assisting emerging nations with DNA forensic intelligence capabilities - 2012
High Medal of Achievement by the International Informatization Academy of Moscow for contributions to the digitization of agriculture, energy and transportation for the United Nations - 2013
Official State Honor Russian Federation for pioneering the implementation of cloud services for precision agriculture in the Black Sea Economic Region - 2012
The High International Medal by the Russian Federation for contributions to technology - 2012
United States Congressional Advisory Board on geopolitics in the Near East -1988
US Geopolitical Advisor to the governments of Nigeria, Liberia, Sudan, Pakistan, Turkey, Afghanistan and El Salvador 1982 - 1998
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