Managing Director | Aon IP Solutions
Pete joined Aon in 2019 following 20 years of investment banking and corporate development experience. As a banker he focused on M&A advisory and capital markets origination with leading technology-focused firms including Stifel, Cowen and Robertson Stephens. Most recently, Pete ran the semiconductor group at Stifel and advised on M&A transactions for Marvell (three carve-out divestitures), Silego (sale to Dialog) and Maxlinear (acquisition of Exar). Other semiconductor clients include SMART Global, Jazz Semiconductor, Mindspeed, Virage Logic, Tessera, Nanometrics, Verigy/Agilent. Pete also served as VP Corporate Development for RPX Corp, a patent risk management firm based in San Francisco, where he focused on structured patent acquisitions, strategy, M&A and investor relations.