My name is Pete Petit and this is my official website. I am a healthcare executive with a history of developing companies from their emerging stages and leading them to maturity and significant stature in their respective markets.
I graduated from Georgia Tech where I received my B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering and Master of Science degree in Engineering Mechanics, and I received my MBA degree in Finance from Georgia State University.
I have been inducted into the Georgia State Business School Hall of Fame, and was recently inducted into the National Academy of Engineering.
I am heavily involved in philanthropic activities including the funding of a professorial chair for "Engineering in Medicine" and the endowment of the Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Biosciences at Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia. I also funded the Science Center building at Georgia State University which bears my name.
Currently I am the Chairman and CEO of MiMedx Group, Inc. located in Marietta, Georgia.