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Peter G. Peterson Foundation

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Peter G. Peterson Foundation

712 Fifth Avenue 48Th Floor

New York, New York 10019

United States

Company Description

The Peter G. Peterson Foundation is a non-profit, non-partisan organization established by Pete Peterson - businessman, philanthropist and former U.S. Secretary of Commerce. The Foundation is dedicated to increasing public awareness of the nature and urge ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

President and Co-Founder

GPX Enterprises L.P

Executive Vice President -- Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Director

ATX Communications Inc

Intern

Economic/Finance

Finance and Economic Intern

Scottrade Inc

Manager

E. J. McKernan Co.

Affiliations

President
Peterson Center on Healthcare

Member
Council on Foreign Relations

Trustee
WNET

Member, International Board of Directors
Nuclear Threat Initiative Inc

Board Member
IIE

Moderator
National Association for Business Economics

Founding Member
CGI Lead

International Board of Directors
NTI Co-Chairmen Sam Nunn

Board Member
LittleSis

Founding Member of the Executive Management Team
CoreComm

Board Member
American Heart Association Inc

Member of the Management Teams
Cellular Communications International , Inc.

Executive Board Member
iBuilding , Inc.

Board Member
CoreComm Holdco , Inc.

Member
Apollo Beach Chamber of Commerce

Education

Brown University

Master's degree

Economics

London School of Economics

Web References (196 Total References)


GPX Enterprises, L.P.

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Michael A. Peterson GPX Enterprises, L.P.

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Michael A. Peterson
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Michael A. Peterson, President & Co-Founder
As President and Co-Founder of GPX Enterprises, L.P., Michael Peterson brings significant corporate finance expertise, combined with leadership and hands-on operating experience in successful corporations.
In addition to his role at GPX, Mr. Peterson serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation, a non-partisan, non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness and accelerating action on America's long-term fiscal challenges. Michael also serves as CEO of Peterson Management, LLC, which manages the Peterson family assets.
Prior to founding GPX, Mr. Peterson served as Executive Vice President - Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, and a Director of ATX Communications, Inc., a publicly traded communications company. At ATX, he was responsible for many significant operational and financial achievements over a multi-year period, including improving the Company's profitability by more than $120 million on an annual basis, and the successful recapitalization of approximately $800 million of debt and preferred stock. Mr. Peterson was a member of the executive management team of CoreComm Limited, a publicly traded communications business, which he merged with ATX in 2000.
Prior to joining CoreComm and ATX, Mr. Peterson was the Director of Corporate Development for NTL Incorporated, a publicly traded international cable and telecommunications company. During this period, he led many significant corporate finance transactions, including debt and equity financings and mergers and acquisitions totaling several billion dollars. During his tenure, NTL became the largest cable company in the United Kingdom, with more than $15 billion of invested capital.
Mr. Peterson was also a member of the management teams of Cellular Communications International, Inc., which was sold to Olivetti SpA and Mannesmann AG for $1.7 billion in 1999, and Cellular Communications of Puerto Rico, Inc., which was sold to SBC Communications Inc. for approximately $800 million in 1999.
Prior to joining NTL, Mr. Peterson had a successful career in corporate finance at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, which has since been acquired by Credit Suisse First Boston. Here, he completed a wide range of successful transactions totaling several billion dollars, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, initial public offerings and high yield debt transactions. His clients included, among others: AT&T, Barnes & Noble, Marvel Entertainment Group, Comcast Corporation, and Cellular Communications, Inc.
Michael is active in civic and philanthropic organizations. Michael serves on the Board of Directors of the Peterson Institute for International Economics, the Nuclear Threat Initiative and the Partnership for New York City, and is a Trustee of WNET and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. In 2014, he received the Corporate Community Achievement Award from the Northside Center for Child Development. In recognition of his significant achievements at a young age, Michael received the "40 Under 40" award from the Philadelphia Business Journal in 2003.
Michael graduated Magna Cum Laude and with Honors from Brown University, where he was awarded the Taubman Prize for his thesis. He received his Master's degree from the London School of Economics.


GPX Realty Partners, L.P.

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Michael A. Peterson GPX Realty Partners, L.P.

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Michael A. Peterson
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Michael A. Peterson, President & Co-Founder
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Michael A. Peterson
As President and Co-Founder of GPX Enterprises, L.P., Michael Peterson brings significant corporate finance expertise, combined with leadership and hands-on operating experience in successful corporations.
In addition to his role at GPX, Mr. Peterson serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation, a non-partisan, non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness and accelerating action on America's long-term fiscal challenges. Michael also serves as CEO of Peterson Management, LLC, which manages the Peterson family assets.
Prior to founding GPX, Mr. Peterson served as Executive Vice President - Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, and a Director of ATX Communications, Inc., a publicly traded communications company. At ATX, he was responsible for many significant operational and financial achievements over a multi-year period, including improving the Company's profitability by more than $120 million on an annual basis, and the successful recapitalization of approximately $800 million of debt and preferred stock. Mr. Peterson was a member of the executive management team of CoreComm Limited, a publicly traded communications business, which he merged with ATX in 2000.
Prior to joining CoreComm and ATX, Mr. Peterson was the Director of Corporate Development for NTL Incorporated, a publicly traded international cable and telecommunications company. During this period, he led many significant corporate finance transactions, including debt and equity financings and mergers and acquisitions totaling several billion dollars. During his tenure, NTL became the largest cable company in the United Kingdom, with more than $15 billion of invested capital.
Mr. Peterson was also a member of the management teams of Cellular Communications International, Inc., which was sold to Olivetti SpA and Mannesmann AG for $1.7 billion in 1999, and Cellular Communications of Puerto Rico, Inc., which was sold to SBC Communications Inc. for approximately $800 million in 1999.
Prior to joining NTL, Mr. Peterson had a successful career in corporate finance at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, which has since been acquired by Credit Suisse First Boston. Here, he completed a wide range of successful transactions totaling several billion dollars, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, initial public offerings and high yield debt transactions. His clients included, among others: AT&T, Barnes & Noble, Marvel Entertainment Group, Comcast Corporation, and Cellular Communications, Inc.
Michael is active in civic and philanthropic organizations. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations; serves as a Trustee of WNET; and is a Director of the Peterson Institute for International Economics. In 2014, he received the Corporate Community Achievement Award from the Northside Center for Child Development. In recognition of his significant achievements at a young age, Michael received the "40 Under 40" award from the Philadelphia Business Journal in 2003.
Michael graduated Magna Cum Laude and with Honors from Brown University, where he was awarded the Taubman Prize for his thesis. He received his Master's degree from the London School of Economics.


Peter G. Peterson Foundation | About the Foundation

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Led by Founder and Chairman Pete Peterson and President and CEO Michael Peterson, the Foundation works with leading policy experts, elected officials, and the public to build support for solutions to put America on a sustainable fiscal path.

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Michael A. Peterson
President and CEO


Leadership & Staff | About | NTI | NTI

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Michael A. Peterson

President and Chief Executive Officer of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation Michael A. Peterson is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Peter G. Peterson Foundation and serves as CEO of Peterson Management, LLC. Peterson is also Co-Founder of GPX Enterprises, LP, a private investment firm.


Leadership | Peterson Center on Healthcare

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Michael A. Peterson, President and CEO, Peter G. Peterson Foundation

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Michael A. Peterson
President and CEO

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