Peter Platzer

SpecialityCEO of Spire Global
CEO of Spire GlobalPeter is a visionary Physicist turned business creator and leader who has lived, worked, created and grown business in 3 continents. Currently, Peter is the CEO of Spire, a satellite-powered data company that tackles the world’s most unpredictable business challenges with global data solutions. Peter is also an Official Member & Contributor for Forbes Technology Council. Physicist (CERN, Max Planck Institute); Boston Consulting Group (Finance, IT); Harvard Busines School; Quant Hedge Fund Startup; The Rohatyn Group (EM Quant); Deutsche Bank Prop Desk (EM FX; EQ quant PM); Vegasoul Capital (EM; G10 FX; Commodities quantitative PM); International Space University; NASA Ames; NanoSatisfi. Specialties: Nanosatellites, CubeSats, Space Commercialization, Space Management, space technology, business of space exploration, Arduino, DIY Hacking, high and medium frequency quant investment management, risk management, entrepreneur ship, breakthrough technologies, career coaching, Emerging Markets, classical singing (Tenor) Peter is also a regular speaker at technology, entrepreneurship and finance events in the US, Europe and Asia.