Peter Baird

Chief Financial Officer, Infrared Cameras, Inc.

Peter has three decades of business experience as an executive, an investor, and a management consultant.  He has served as a board member and/or Chair for more than 30 companies and non-profit institutions.  He is currently the Chief Financial Officer of Infrared Cameras, Inc., an industrial technology company headquartered in Beaumont, Texas. 

Prior, Peter led the African private equity groups at 91 Asset Management (formerly Investec Asset Management) and Standard Chartered Private Equity.  In those roles he spent more than ten years investing in and building companies up and down the African continent. 

Earlier, Peter was a partner at McKinsey & Company, focused on the private equity and healthcare practices. As an Associate at McKinsey, he was one of the early professionals to join the Firm’s Johannesburg Office. 

Peter received a BA degree from Bates College, and an MA in Economics from the University of Cape Town.  He also holds an MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.  Peter is a Chartered Financial Analyst.