We are pleased to announce that Peter Allen has joined Eaton Square as a Principal in Ottawa, Canada.


Peter brings with him more than 35 years of management experience working in large multinational corporations, as a founder of a venture backed start up business and as the CEO of a high tech public company.


Some of his key achievements include:
  • Multiple global M&A acquisitions ranging for sub $10M to more than $3.5B
  • Leadership of a $2.5B optoelectronic component business supplying lasers, optical receivers and passive components to the world market. Multi-location with more than 4000 employees
  • Led restructuring projects following an acquisition that included the closure of businesses, and divestment of non-core activities
  • Founder of a venture startup addressing optical solutions for long haul optical networking including optical switching and control plane capabilities. VC’s were all silicon valley based.
  • Led another company from Venture based startup to separate public listings on TSX and NASDAQ
  • Experienced in Telecom, Wireless and Optical technology businesses as well as having spent some time in the Automotive industry
  • Practised in global markets with more than $1B of revenues in North America, EMEA, India and Japan. Establish a Joint Venture in India.
  • Peter has lived and worked in Europe, Africa and North America. He is both a UK and Canadian citizen and divides his time between Ottawa, Canada, the United Kingdom and the Caribbean.


Peter is joining the Canadian team. You can contact Peter at [email protected] or via phone: +1 416 640 7124 or +1 613 853 3030.

Reece Adnams

Global Managing Principal and CEO

Reece Adnams is the CEO and Global Managing Principal of Eaton Square, a Mergers and Acquisitions and Capital Services advisor for technology, services and other growth companies founded in 2008.

[email protected] 61 03 8199 7911 eatonsq.com