Peter McChesney is business development lead for MadiDrop PBC, a startup public benefit corporation that manufactures a proprietary, silver-impregnated ceramic tablet that disinfects drinking water. Its primary application is in developing country communities that lack safe water supplies.
Prior to this role, McChesney was director of development at Veolia North America where he was responsible for development and delivery of customized water and energy solutions for municipal clients, using a variety of contract structures. He has over twenty-five years’ experience in strategic market analysis, mergers and acquisitions, project development, consulting and advisory services applied in the water services, energy, and forest products industries. McChesney holds masters’ degrees in business administration and forest resources from Yale University and a BA with honors in history and environmental studies from Williams College.