Leadership

Peter Birk

Peter Birk
Vice President of Global Operations, IPEG, Inc.

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Peter joined IPEG in January 2015 as Vice President of Global Operations.  In his role, he sets the vision and strategy for all aspects of manufacturing, procurement, and quality, focusing on lean implementation, employee engagement, and strengthening IPEG’s approach to continuous improvement and operational excellence.

Prior to joining IPEG, he was Vice President of Operations at Smiths Power, where he led worldwide operations for a manufacturer of data center power distribution and surge protection products. Previously he spent 14 years with Behr GmbH, a leading supplier of thermal management products to major OEM automobile and truck manufacturers, holding progressively more responsible positions within the project management, customer management, engineering, and operations departments.

He holds a Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering from Villanova University and a Master’s of Science in Manufacturing Operations from Kettering University. He has a 6 Sigma green belt certificate and numerous training certifications.

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