Pete has over 30 years of experience in the international communications and IT outsourcing industry, with broad senior leadership roles in start-ups, turnarounds, international operations, sales, team building, M&A, capital raising and as a company founder. Pete’s visionary, yet rational business approach encourages an environment of collaboration while setting a high standard for strategic development, customer service, sales growth, and operational performance within the organization. Since October 2015, Pete has served as Executive Chairman and CEO of Symmetry Corporation. Prior to that he was the President and CEO and member of the Board of Directors of Latisys, a company he co-founded in 2007 with Great Hill Partners and Catalyst Investors. Latisys was a leading international service provider of hybrid Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) IT solutions that spanned enterprise level hybrid cloud hosting and data center colocation services. The company was sold to Zayo for $675,000,000 in February, 2015.
Prior to founding Latisys, Pete was Chief Executive Officer and a Member of the Board of Directors of Globix Corporation, a publicly-traded company with international operations in the managed hosting, data center colocation, and regional fiber network sector servicing mid-large enterprise and carrier customers.
Pete is a graduate of St. Francis University in Loretto, PA. and currently resides in Jupiter, Florida. He is active in charitable causes, and enjoys cycling, playing ice hockey along with other outdoor activities.