Peter Polydor is the Founder and CEO of Ergo Capital and our startup accelerator Ergo Accel. Currently he sits on the Board of Directors of ecoPHYSI and SugarsGone as well as the advisory board of a number of startups. Outside of Ergo, Peter is the founder of the Eureka Building, a 3-acre tech hub meant to foster innovation and entrepreneurs in Orange County. As well, Peter is a Professor of Practice in Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the University of Wales and is the President of Ergo Properties.
Prior to ERGO, Peter was Vice President of a cleantech venture capital firm where he reviewed new investment opportunities, accelerated business plans and formed strategic partnerships. Prior to venture, Peter conducted market research at Citigroup, policy research at the US House of Representatives and successfully founded and sold a web-services company.