Peter (“PJ”) Lee is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of EverStream Capital Management. Prior to starting EverStream, PJ was with Black River Asset Management, a wholly owned but independent asset management subsidiary of Cargill, Inc. PJ was recruited into Black River to start and build the private equity investment practice, helping to grow assets under management to approximately $1 billion.
As a senior member of the private equity team and member of the investment committee of Black River, PJ conceived of, launched and helped to manage several commodity and energy related funds, both in private and public equity markets.
PJ worked for nearly ten years in Silicon Valley with merchant banking firms Unterberg, Towbin and Robertson Stephens specializing in equity investing, investment banking and corporate finance advisory, with an emphasis on energy and technology innovation sectors.
PJ also spent several years in emerging market energy and project finance with Chase Manhattan Bank in Hong Kong and New York.