Prior to launching Agilix with Rakshit in 2021, Peter spent six years as the Head of Life Sciences and Co-Head of Healthcare, Commercial Banking at J.P. Morgan Chase. Prior to that, Peter was part of the founding team of Square 1 Bank, a successful bank start-up in 2005 centered around high growth, innovative technology, and healthcare companies. Square 1 went public on NASDAQ in 2014 and was acquired by PacWest Bancorp in 2015. Peter holds an MBA from Duke University and a BS in Commerce from the University of Virginia. He lives in Durham, NC with his wife and three children, and the entire family loves to spend time in NC Mountains hiking, fly fishing and exploring the High Country.