Peter McCrea is President and Director of the Cavendish Impact Foundation, a donor advised Impact Investment platform with a mission to accelerate innovation in the health sciences, education, and global sustainability, and to promote inclusive entrepreneurship.
Previously, Peter was Vice President of Development at the American Endowment Foundation and Business Development Advisor for Foundation Source. Peter was a member of the Board of Directors of the Morgan Stanley Global Impact Funding Trust, and Executive Vice President at the Institute for Nonprofit Excellence which designs Corporate Social Responsibility campaigns for Fortune 500 companies.
Originally from California, Peter was a partner in Americana Land Company, designing environmentally sustainable mixed-use development plans for private and public landowners including the California State Teachers Retirement System and the County of Ventura. After moving to the East Coast in 1995, Peter served as Director of Business Development at LHO Group for Leif H. Olsen, former Chief Economist of Citibank. Since 2009, he has been a business acquisitions advisor for the Hinduja Group, a multinational corporation. Since 2001, Peter has been a Trustee of the Lemmon Foundation. From 2006 to 2012, he was a member and served as Chairman of the Livelihoods Council at Save the Children, which provides agricultural assistance and microfinance services to over two million women in the Developing World.