Peter Longo is a senior managing director of investments at Connecticut Innovations, Inc. (CI) and has spent over 22 years in numerous roles at CI. He is currently responsible for evaluating investment opportunities, structuring investments and monitoring portfolio companies through active board participation. Longo currently sits on the boards of: ActualMeds (healthcare IT), Aeromics (stroke therapeutic), Continuity Control (regulatory compliance software), Device42 (cloud software tools), Dodo Omnidata (data storage), Payveris (mobile banking software) and SecBI (cybersecurity software).
Longo’s past CI investments include: Achillion Pharmaceuticals (IPO), Cardium Health (acquired by Centene), CYA Technologies (acquired by enChoice), eTouches (acquired by HGGC), NeuVis (acquired by Rational Software), Nufern (acquired by Rofin-Sinar), SilverSky (acquired by BAE Systems), PCC Technology Group (acquired by Clearview Capital), and Post-N-Track.
Longo also serves on the board of the Yale Innovation Fund, the investment review committee for Invest Michigan pre-seed fund, and serves on the University of Connecticut patent review committee.
Longo received his B.S., Business Administration from the University of Connecticut and his MBA from the University of Hartford. Peter is a Certified Public Accountant and a Charter Financial Analyst. In addition, Peter served eight years in the Connecticut Army National Guard.