Peter Polydor is the Founder and CEO of Ergo Capital and its startup accelerator Ergo Accel. Currently he sits on the Board of Directors of ecoPHYSI and SugarsGone as well as the advisory board of a number of startups. Outside of Ergo, Peter is the founder of the Eureka Building, a 3-acre tech hub meant to foster innovation and entrepreneurs in Orange County. As well, Peter is a Professor of Practice in Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the University of Wales and is the President of Ergo Properties.
Further to his work at Ergo, Peter advised the University of Oxford Seed Fund, is a Charter Member of the Canadian C100, recipient of the Greek 40 Under 40 award, the Power 30 Under 30 award, a member of Orange County Young Executives and sat on the Occidental College Board of Governors, American Hellenic Council Board of Directors, OCTANe Leadership Council, and formerly on the Investment Committee of the MaRS Investor Accelerator Fund. Peter was an Edmonson Fellow at the University of Southern California, received his BA in Political Science from Occidental College and his MBA from the University of Oxford, Said Business School.