Peter was retained by Kelso in 2019 as a strategic advisor to lead portfolio operations. Prior to his advisory role at Kelso, he served as a partner at Oliver Wyman for 20 years. He has led numerous mergers/acquisitions, organizational restructurings, business transformations, and strategic negotiations. For eight years he served on Oliver Wyman’s Executive Committee and managed the firm’s global Manufacturing, Transportation and Energy business, which focused on the firm’s industrial clients. He also headed Oliver Wyman Transaction Services (OWTS), a division of MMC Securities Corp. which is the specialized investment banking arm of Marsh and McLennan Companies, and has directed significant private equity and capital markets transactions.
A native of Scotland, Mr. Walsh earned bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Glasgow. He is certified as a Chartered Accountant by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland.