Pete Cambier Joins Venture Management Advisory Board

January 28, 2010

Venture Management is pleased to announce a key addition to its Board of Advisors and the team available to serve its federal contracting client base. Peter Cambier, previously CFO for QinetiQ North America's Information Technology Systems Group, has joined the Venture Management Advisory Board. This Advisory Board already includes Tom Hernandez, noted for his work creating market awareness for early stage technology firms within the Defense, Aerospace, National Intelligence, and Homeland Security Markets, Paul Serotkin, who has provided corporate development and financial leadership to aerospace and defense firms for more than 25 years, and Lisa Franklin, a consultant experienced in designing and implementing successful business processes for federal contractors ranging from contract management to post-merger integration.

Pete brings to the Venture Management Board of Advisors and to our clients more than 30 years of experience in financial management, including over 15 years with contractors serving federal government clients. His experience in the federal contracting arena has included C-level responsibility for finance, human resources and contracts. Pete has managed the proposal process for companies that have won some of the largest government contracts offered. Pete maintains a Top Secret clearance level.

Prior to starting Cambier Consulting, Pete was Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at several early stage and midsize technology based companies and service providers to agencies of the federal government. At the government contractor ITS Corporation (ITS), he was a member of the management and ownership team that built ITS from a $5 million in revenue government contractor to over $80 million in revenues and sold to QinetiQ North America. He was responsible for all the financial and accounting functions at ITS, as well as mergers & acquisitions, information systems and contracts. Upon joining QinetiQ he became the CFO for their Information Technology Systems Group which had revenue of $400Mil. Prior to his leadership roles at ITS and QinetiQ, Pete had successively increasing responsibilities with Burroughs Corporation, now Unisys, and with Vetco, Inc., where he was Controller of the $150 million in revenues Western Hemisphere, as well as serving as CFO of 2 other mid level companies.

Pete received his Master of Business Administration from the University of Southern California and a Bachelors of Arts in Economics from the University of California at Santa Barbara. You may learn more about Pete's capabilities and experience at