Peter A. Lyons
Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer

Peter Lyons joined Leeds Equity in 1999 as Chief Financial Officer and an investment professional.  Mr. Lyons has 15 years of experience investing in private equity transactions in the education, training and information services industries.  He also acts as Leeds Equity's Chief Compliance Officer.  Prior to joining Leeds Equity, Mr. Lyons was a Senior Manager at Ernst & Young, LLP.

Mr. Lyons' areas of responsibility at Leeds Equity include financial and tax management, financial reporting, investor relations, compliance, risk management, financial and operational due diligence and monitoring investments.  Mr. Lyons is a Certified Public Accountant and previously served as a director of Datamark.

Mr. Lyons graduated from Saint Michael’s College with a B.S. in Accounting and earned his MBA from New York University's Leonard N. Stern School of Business.