Peaxy CEO and President Manuel Terranova is a technology veteran with a long track record of bringing emerging technologies to market.
has a broad range of P&L and technical leadership experience in oil and gas, subsea equipment, software application development, pipeline inspection robotics, telemetry systems and IT infrastructure.
Before co-founding Peaxy, Terranova was a Senior Vice President at General Electric's Drilling and Production business, where he led a $5.2 billion portfolio.
In that role he managed the company's commercial and regional resources worldwide, which included the creation of a $200 million subsea equipment joint venture in sub-Saharan Africa.
During his 13 years at GE, he led a number of successful software development efforts, including a GIS software business, remote pipeline monitoring and SupportCentral, a knowledge-based portal he co-founded that grew to become the company's second most used application worldwide.
Terranova served as CIO of GE's Oil & Gas division from 2002 to 2006.
In that role he
led efforts to migrate the entire business from legacy applications to ERP and a contemporary application stack.