Peter A. Hunter, Managing Director, is a successful executive with over 28 years of business experience. Peter was a co-founder of Axia Capital Partners and a Managing Director of its first fund. Peter represented Axia on the boards of Innovative Pressure Technologies, LLC, Hydroid, LLC, and Fiberoptic Components, LLC. Prior to forming AXIA, Peter was CEO of Innovative Microplate, Inc., where he grew the firm’s revenue by 100% and led the sale of the company.
Previously, he was the CEO and director of Inspectron Corporation, a machine vision hardware and software company focused on the factory automation market. Under his leadership, the company grew over 400% in less than three years and was ultimately sold to a strategic buyer in 2002.
Previously, Peter was Executive VP, COO & CFO for Data Instruments, Inc., a manufacturer of industrial sensors and factory automation equipment. During his twelve years at Data Instruments, he initiated and completed seven acquisitions that provided significant growth to the company (revenues of $70 million) and ultimately led to the sale of the company to Honeywell International in 1998.
Prior to joining Data Instruments, Peter was a CPA for Deloitte & Touche. An attorney and CPA, he received his JD in corporate law and BS in Accounting at Suffolk University.