Peter has deep private sector experience, having served as vice president at a large, private financial services firm, where he led the investment management funds risk, operations, and governance group. In that position, he oversaw operations, governance, and regulatory risk issues regarding registered and unregistered proprietary funds, including hedge funds, private equity funds, UCITS, mutual funds, and real estate funds. He also coordinated the development and structuring of all new fund products. Peter additionally served as the chief legal officer for the U.S. Trust Company’s Excelsior Funds mutual fund complex, closed-end funds, and business development companies, and was responsible for formation and oversight of all private investment funds.
•Private funds, including hedge funds, private equity funds, venture capital funds, and funds of private funds
•Registered investment companies, including mutual funds, closed-end funds, fund of funds, and hybrid funds
•UCITs and offshore private funds (Cayman Islands, Bermuda, Dublin, and Luxembourg)
Recognition & Leadership
Awards & Accolades
•Awarded, U.S. Trust, 2006 Pinnacle Club (awarded to top 1 percent producers), 2006
•First attorney from the General Counsel’s office to receive the award
•Bronze Medal, U.S. EPA, Outstanding Contribution to Superfund Reauthorization, 1995-1996
Professional & Community Involvement
•Member, The New York Hedge Fund Roundtable
•Member, Investment Management Due Diligence Association
•Board of Directors, Maryland 529
•Member, Steering Committee, The American Hellenic Lawyers Society of Greater Washington, D.C.
•Member, Institut Luxembourgeois des Administrateurs (ILA)
•Senior fellow, Regulatory Compliance Association
•fellow, Institute for International Economic Law at Georgetown University
•Reservist and Chief Warrant Officer (CW2) (MDDF), Maryland Defense Force, 2015-2017
•Member, New York City Bar Association Private Funds Committee, 2012-2015
•Member, U.S. Boxe Francaise Savate (kickboxing) Team
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