Born in Chicago, Illinois in 1949, Peter graduated in 1972 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Physics from Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois, and then moved to the historic and vibrant coastal city of Portsmouth, NH where he opened the Rose School of Karate having begun his martial arts studies after entering E.I.U. in 1968, and has continued his practice to this day, currently serving as the Senior Grandmaster of the C&S Self Defense Association.
He began not only a serious study of business and the financial markets, but began a 40 year career in real estate investment through his Christian Shores Investment Company.
From 1982 until he retired in 2015, Peter worked as a Senior Software Engineer designing and building complex internet based business applications at companies in New Hampshire, Maine, and Massachusetts, as well as select consulting through his Riverside Software Development company.
In 1980 he began studying, investing, and trading various financial products, as well as programming many simulation analysis applications. He discovered the FOREX foreign currency market in 2007, though approached it for many years as an academic study, writing thousands of lines of computer simulation price action code, and subsequently founding Longwood Currency Trading in 2012.
Peter has a broad and diverse number of interests, most of which he continues to actively pursue: martial arts, software applications design and development, sailing, reading, business, writing, currency trading, real estate, cooking, backgammon, history, philosophy, wine, psychology, meditation, and science.
He purchased a beautiful 1775 antique cape on 2.7 hilly, wooded acres in New Durham, NH in 2017, and enjoys relaxing in his deck chair with a nice glass of Cabernet. He can be reached at: infodesk@LongwoodCurrencyTrading.com