Pete Vaky is the co-founder and managing partner of VVS CAPITAL, an Atlanta and Salt Lake City-based PE firm which has invested in logistics and infrastructure businesses. He is also a Contributing Principal to Visionary Consulting Inc., an Atlanta based firm dedicated to serving Information Technology companies. With over 30 years investment banking experience, he is the former Managing Director and Head of Debt Capital Markets Distribution and Head of Syndicated Finance at SunTrust Capital Markets. He has raised over $200 Billion in funding for over 700 leveraged and investment grade issuers. He is fluent in Spanish, having lived outside the U.S. for more than 20 years. His hobbies include playing golf, collecting antique maps, Motown music, looking after his adult children and grandchild, and is forever trying to write the great American historical novel.