Chad Peterson is the CFO at Heritage Environmental Services (HES). Prior to joining HES, Chad was a vice president of strategy and M&A at The Heritage Group (THG), which is the principal owner of HES. Before joining THG in 2016, Chad spent 10 years working as a private capital investor with Victory Park Capital and the Special Situations Group at American Capital, where he focused on making investments in troubled and under-performing businesses. He led the sourcing, execution and portfolio management of debt and equity investments in a number of middle-market companies focused on industrial services.
He received a Bachelor of Science in finance and decision sciences from Miami University (Ohio) and an MBA with distinction from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.