Founder, Triple Point Technology
Peter Armstrong co-founded Triple Point Technology, a leading commodities management software business, in 1993 and was its chief executive officer until the sale of the company to the ION Group in 2013. Under Peter's leadership, Triple Point launched a full suite of industry-leading and award-winning products and evolved into a global organization supporting the demanding needs of energy and commodity market participants in a wide range of industries. Independent validation of Peter's leadership success included Triple Point being named a "Leader" in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Energy Trading and Risk Management in every year the study was published.
Previously, Peter was an engineer at Bell Laboratories and held software development/management positions at J.Aron and Phibro, the energy and commodities trading divisions of Goldman Sachs and Salomon Inc., respectively.
Peter earned a Master of Science degree in computer science from Columbia University and a Bachelor of Science degree in computer engineering from the University of Pennsylvania. In addition to serving as a director for Eka, Peter sits on the board of directors/advisors for Mediant Communications and Qliktag Software.