Peter d’Entremont is Watermill’s Director of Research, where he is responsible for deal analysis and strategy research and development. He manages strategic market research for new investments and current portfolio companies including both primary and secondary research and contributes to all aspects of Watermill’s due diligence process. Peter began working with Watermill in 2003, and has led projects both as a senior analyst and as an operational consultant, helping to develop and implement programs resulting from Watermill’s strategy process.
Previously, Peter was an engineer with a wide range of experience in manufacturing, medical devices, biotechnology, and instrumentation and automation companies. He has significant experience as an independent consultant for a wide range of businesses and was a mechanical engineer for Apex Medical, a startup focused on implantable medical devices, Aphios a bio-pharmaceutical processing R&D company, and Zymark, a laboratory robotics company (currently part of Caliper Life Sciences). Peter is an inventor on four U.S. patents.Peter is a member of the Trustees of Reservations and often visits their reservations. He is also a founding member of the Trustee’s Community Supported Agriculture program at Powisset Farm in Dover, Massachusetts.
Peter earned an MBA with Highest Distinction from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. He also earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, with a concentration in Government and Foreign Affairs, from the University of Virginia in 1989.