Peter W. Calamari is a Managing Director of Platte River Equity, a leading private equity firm based in Denver, CO. Peter leads the firm’s investments in the Industrial & Energy Products & Services Sectors. For nearly 20 years, Peter has been a private equity investor in industrial, energy and service-based operating companies. Prior to joining Platte River Equity, Peter was a Principal at Vestar Capital Partners, and previously he was an analyst with the Mergers & Acquisitions group at Merrill Lynch. Peter currently sits on the Board of the Children’s Hospital Colorado Foundation and has served as a board member of several other Denver-area non-profits. Peter holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a B.A. in Economics from Yale University. He and his wife live in Denver and have three children who are 12, 10 and 8.