Peter has over 20 years’ experience as a CEO leading private equity and angel backed technology companies in software, systems, telecoms and mobile industries. Before this he held senior roles in multinational technology businesses managing sales, marketing and R&D and did his first management buyout in 1993.  As Chief Executive of Manchester Tech Trust – a charity that promotes and develops tech enterprise in Greater Manchester – he is working to create a more accessible network of successful tech entrepreneurs and angel investors to help local start-ups find early stage funding as well as guidance from experienced mentors.