Peter joined Svoboda Capital Partners (“SC”) as a Managing Director in 2011 and has over 20 years of experience in the private equity industry. Prior to joining SC, Peter was the Managing Partner of Ellipse Capital, a private equity firm focused on the distribution sector. Peter serves on the boards of Blake & Pendleton, Reliable Parts, and Triad Technologies.
Prior to forming Ellipse Capital, Peter was a Partner with Code Hennessy & Simmons LLC and Co-Head of the Distribution Team at CHS. Peter is currently a director of Beacon Roofing Supply and Houston Wire & Cable Company, and is a former director of Pool Corporation and The Hillman Companies.
Peter and his family are actively involved in the Hyde Park community. He also serves on the Board of Regents for St. Olaf College and is a member of the Northshore Concert Band.
Peter holds a BA with honors from St. Olaf College and an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Business at Northwestern University.