Peter was one of the founding partners of Altira Group, a Denver-based energy venture capital firm with investments worldwide. During his 12 years at Altira, the firm made 80 investments in 40 companies and raised nearly $300 million in capital commitments. His investment and board-level responsibilities included wind energy, software, geographic information systems, energy trading and accounting systems, and pipelines. Peter was a founder of the Venture Capital Advisory Board of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory and served as its chairperson for three years. He has over 30 years’ experience working closely with startups and technology companies.
Edwards has a thriving legal practice advising technology companies in capital markets transactions of all types, including capital raising and mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures. He regularly mentors startups in developing capital strategies. He holds degrees in business and law from The University of Michigan.