|University of Manchester - Institute of Science and Technology, BSc|
Pete is a serial entrepreneur and technologist with a software industry career spanning more than 30 years. His broad experience includes technology, product development, sales, marketing, and senior management roles, in companies ranging from start-ups to software giants.
Pete was formerly CEO of cloud management company Abiquo, which he joined in 2009. Previously he was CTO of Orchestria, a leading data loss prevention company providing email and Web monitoring solutions to Wall Street banks and other financial institutions, which he founded in 2000 and was acquired by CA Technologies.
Prior to Orchestria, Pete served as Benchmark Capital’s first European Entrepreneur in Residence, and as Senior Vice President of Business Management with CA Technologies. He was founder and CEO of IQ International, a UK-based technology start-up responsible for the open file backup techniques now adopted in millions of operating systems worldwide.
Pete is named as inventor on over 150 patent applications, which have been granted in more than 20 countries world-wide.