Captain Peter J. Bergeron, (retired) USCG has more than 29 years’ of executive level leadership experience at the highest levels of government, military service, and business.
Bergeron advises C-level leadership on maritime safety, security and operations, alternative energy and synthetic fuel production, and continuity of government/business operations. He leverages decades of experience as a recognized military and business leader serving under the White House, Chief of Naval Operations, and Commandment of the Coast Guard.
Bergeron is currently CEO of the Bergeron Innovation Group, a service-disabled veteran owned consulting and government contracting firm. He is also managing partner of Fuel Wave, LLC, an alternative energy integration firm specializing in the production of bio-diesel and electricity from municipal solid waste. Immediately prior, Bergeron served as President and COO of Tiger’s Lair, where he directed all facets of a cyber-security company, including management, operations, and finance in a start-up business with full P&L responsibility.
In 2009, Bergeron retired from the United States Coast Guard after more than 26 years of exceptional service, including 4 tours as a Cutter Commanding Officer, a 3-year assignment to the White House Military Office where he worked under the President, and tours working directly for the Chief of Naval Operations and the Commandment of the Coast Guard. His final tour was as the COO for the First Coast Guard District, where he provided oversight for intelligence efforts for over 2,000 miles of coastline and 12,000 personnel.
Bergeron earned a BS in Government from the US Coast Guard Academy, a Masters of Science in Strategic Intelligence from the Defense Intelligence College, and an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management. He was a Fellow at the Chief of Naval Operations Strategic Study Group (2006). In 1996, Bergeron designed, staffed, and directed Coast Guard Intelligence support efforts for the Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia. He is also a trained intelligence officer with extensive experience operating throughout the Caribbean and Latin America with a current TS SCI clearance.