Peter has extensive industry experience from entry level technical to Chair of the Board. He has particular functional expertise in:
- Business-to-business sales and marketing
- New product selection and introduction
- Technology transfer
- Acquisition and divestiture valuation and implementation
- Utility deregulation and privatization
He has experience in industrial, aerospace and utility segments. He has served on corporate strategic planning task forces and chaired strategic review teams of large corporate divisions as well as on sales force redeployment. He has held executive positions on acquired companies and sat on boards of utility service organizations. For the past seven years he has taught at the undergraduate, MBA, and executive education levels at DeGroote.
Peter Vilks is a Professional Engineer, and has held memberships in various marketing associations. He was a member of the Industrial Advisory Council for McMaster’s Engineering and Management Program including the position of Chair.