Peter Colella has been active in corporate finance activities on a national and international level over the course of his 35 year career. Since 1981 when he founded Colmen, his areas of specialization have involved all aspects of Colmen’s services: Mergers and Acquisitions, Profit Improvement and Capital Formation. In addition to over 300 successful M&A transactions, he has built a stellar record with turnarounds and profit improvement service with a team of seasoned operating professionals.
Mr. Colella currently serves as Chairman of a California based manufacturing company, Chairman of a beauty products distribution company based in New York, serves of the Board of a computer company based in New England, is a Board member of his Church and is Chairman of the Colmen Group. He previously served as Chairman of a Bank, CEO of a hospital and CEO of a number of Corporations thru his Profit Improvement initiatives. Thru his efforts and the efforts of the Colmen Team, they have generated in excess of $300MM dollars of profit with their turnaround services.
Prior to forming Colmen, Mr. Colella was employed by billion dollar manufacturing and distribution firms. He was a financial officer with Berwind Corporation, a private Philadelphia-based diversified industrial company. Additionally, he was a financial officer for the North American operations of Royal Doulton China, Ltd.
Mr. Colella holds an MBA from St. John’s University and a BS in Business Administration from LaSalle University. He is active in a number of civic, social and business organizations. Mr. Colella currently serves on the Board of several corporations.