Peter Wallace is a Senior Managing Director and serves as co-head of U.S. Acquisitions for Blackstone’s Private Equity Group. Mr. Wallace leads Blackstone’s private equity investments in the business services, leisure and consumer/retail sectors.
Since joining Blackstone in 1997, Mr. Wallace has led or been involved in Blackstone’s investments in Alight Solutions, AlliedBarton Security Services, Allied Waste, American Axle & Manufacturing, Centennial Communications, Centerplate (formerly Volume Services America), CommNet Cellular, GCA Services, LocusPoint Networks, Merlin Entertainments, Michaels Stores, New Skies Satellites, Outerstuff, Ltd., Pinnacle Foods/Birds Eye Foods, PSAV, PSSI, SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment (formerly Busch Entertainment Corporation), Service King, Servpro, Sirius Satellite Radio, Tradesmen International, Universal Orlando, Vivint, Vivint Solar and the Weather Channel. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Alight Solutions, Merlin Enteraintments, Michaels Stores, Outerstuff, Ltd., PSAV, PSSI Service King, Servpro, Tradesmen International, Vivint and Vivint Solar. He is a trustee of Children’s Aid Society.
Mr. Wallace received a BA from Harvard College, where he graduated magna cum laude.