Peter Rive Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 9

  • Portfolio
  • 8

Peter Rive General Information

Description

Mr. Peter Rive serves as Chairman at Dexterity Financial. Mr. Peter Rive is a Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer of SolarCity. He serves as Advisor at Faber Ventures. He serves as Chairman at Sofar. He serves as Board Member at Solarcycle. He serves as Board Member & Advisor at Bellwether Coffee. Mr. Rive also serves as an Advisory Board Member at Drawdown Fund. He has helped grow SolarCity into the largest full-service solar provider in the nation, installing one in every three new residential solar systems in the U.S. In his role as CTO, He develops the strategy and direction of SolarCity's next-generation software and hardware technologies including battery systems, solar mounting hardware and solar module technology. He also leads SolarCity's utility collaboration efforts in economics, policy, technology and operations integration with the goal of creating a cleaner, more affordable and more resilient way to provide electricity to homes and businesses. His passion for solar stems from concerns about climate change and the belief that solar represents the most practical path to sustainable energy production. He has held several senior technology positions throughout his career focused on streamlining operational activities through the use of advanced software. Before he co-founded SolarCity, he held the position of CTO at Everdream where he designed a software platform to centralize computer management.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States

Peter Rive Investments (9)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
The Rights 16-Apr-2024 Early Stage VC 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Solarcycle 01-May-2022 00000 00000 00.00 Environmental Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Dequency 15-Feb-2022 00000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Enpal 17-Oct-2021 00000 00000 00000 Alternative Energy Equipment Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Zola Electric 23-Sep-2021 00000 00000 0000 Electric Utilities Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Bellwether Coffee 03-Sep-2019 00000 00000 000.00 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Sofar (Electronic Equipment and Instruments) 28-Mar-2019 00000 00000 000.00 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Bellwether Coffee 27-Aug-2018 Later Stage VC 0000 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000 0000
SolarCity 15-Sep-2006 Early Stage VC 0000 Alternative Energy Equipment Generating Revenue

Peter Rive Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

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Peter Rive Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Peter Rive Angel Investor 0 0 San Francisco, CA

Peter Rive Co-Investors (35)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Lyndon Rive 4 0 Series chart Industry bar
Algorand Technologies 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Endeavor 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Kimbal Musk 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Vinny Lingham 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Peter Rive FAQs

  • Who is Peter Rive?

    Peter Rive is an angel Investor who has made 9 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Peter Rive?

    Peter Rive is an angel investor.

  • What does Peter Rive do?

    As an angel investor, Peter Rive invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • How many board seats does Peter Rive hold?

    Peter Rive holds a board seat in Bellwether Coffee.

  • What has Peter Rive invested in?

    Peter Rive has made numerous investments in companies like The Rights, Solarcycle, and Dequency within the Business/Productivity Software and Environmental Services (B2B) industries.

  • What has Peter Rive invested in recently?

    Peter Rive's latest investment was on 16-Apr-2024 in The Rights, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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