Pete Peduzzi

Lawrence “Pete” Peduzzi is President of Peduzzi Associates Limited, an Aerospace Business Development firm, which he founded in 1995. Mr. Peduzzi is an aviation and operations specialist with over three decades of civilian and military experience, including a 23-year military career. His broad and diversified background in operations, management, plans, programs, research and development, and acquisition provides for in-depth capabilities. As a flight instructor and pilot, with over 3,000 flying hours, Mr. Peduzzi has in-depth, hands-on knowledge of both military and civilian aviation. Strong defense and related industry contacts facilitate his comprehensive understanding of aerospace and C4I business areas. Mr. Peduzzi.

Previously he served for over five years with a government relations firm where he was instrumental in the development and growth of the firm and in formulating successful corporate strategies leading to new business on behalf of a broad range of aerospace clients. As a consequence of being recognized for his contributions to the vertical flight industry, both nationally and internationally, Mr. Peduzzi has established close working relationships with major U.S. aircraft, engine, avionics, and related component manufacturers.

Mr. Peduzzi earned his M.S. in Management and Public Administration from Webster College in St. Louis and a B.S. in Business Administration from Troy State University in Alabama. He maintains technical expertise through active participation in such professional associations as the Society of Automotive Engineers, as a committee chairman with the National Research Council, and officer positions with the American Helicopter Society, The Army Aviation Association of America, and Association of the United States Army.