Pete Deegan

Cleveland | +1 330-998-1111

Pete manages senior-level searches primarily for private equity funds and their portfolio companies across a broad range of industries with particular experience in industrial manufacturing, distribution, business services and food. His focus is on C-level and portfolio operations/operating partner search assignments.

Before joining The Lancer Group, Pete was a Vice President in JM Search’s private equity practice and a Consultant at Lancor, where he first developed relationships with current Lancer Group colleagues. Prior to his career in executive search, Pete was a deal professional with EdgePoint Capital where he ran both sell-side and buy-side engagements. In his early career, Pete founded a fast growing contracting business in Northeast Ohio.

Pete holds a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from Cleveland State University and a Juris Doctor from Case Western Reserve University.