Peter Platzer Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 2

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 1


Peter Platzer General Information


Mr. Peter Platzer is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer, President & Director at Spire. He is one of our co-founders and has served as our President, Chief Executive Officer, and one of our directors since September 2012. Prior to this, he served as Senior Portfolio Manager at Vegasoul Capital, LLC, an asset management firm, from September 2010 to September 2011, and as Director, Proprietary Trader at Deutsche Bank AG, from July 2007 to December 2010. He also served as Head of Quantitative Research at TRG Management LP, also known as The Rohatyn Group, from May 2003 to July 2007. He holds a Dipl. Ing (equivalent to B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. qualification exam) in Physics from the Technical University of Vienna, an M.Sc. cum laude in Space Science and Management from the International Space University, and an M.B.A. summa cum laude from Harvard Business School.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 8000 Towers Crescent Drive
  • Suite 1100
  • Vienna, VA 22182
  • United States
+1 (202) 000-0000

Peter Platzer Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Spire 29-Jul-2014 Early Stage VC 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue/Not Profitable
Waxelene 01-May-2014 00000 00000 00000 Personal Products Generating Revenue

Peter Platzer Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Spire 16-Aug-2021 0000000 000000 0000

Peter Platzer Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Peter Platzer Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Peter Platzer Angel Investor 0 0 Vienna, VA