Peter S. Cohan is president of Peter S. Cohan & Associates, a management consulting firm. His strategy consulting practice helps companies in technology-intensive industries to identify, evaluate, and profit from new business opportunities created by changing technology. Services include process facilitation, proprietary research reports, and management development.
Clients are global leaders in industries such as telecommunications, computer networking, systems integration, and semiconductors.Mr. Cohan is a frequent speaker, author and TV commentator on high-end technology.He has been a guest of ABC's Good Morning America, CNBC, CNBC Asia, CBS MarketWatch, CNNfn, NPR's Marketplace Morning Report, WCIU-TV, and PBS. His work has been featured in Fortune, Business Week, The Economist, The American Management Association, and the Columbia Senior Executive Program. He regularly writes for The Industry Standard and The Financial Times and has been quoted in Business 2.0, Barron's, CBS MarketWatch, MSNBC, Inc., The New York Post, The Straits Times, The Times of London and USA Today.
The Washington Post has described Peter's work as 'a savvy, discriminating guide to Internet stocks.' Singapore's Institute of Advertising called Mr. Cohan 'the Peter Drucker of the New Millenium.' TeamAsia called him 'one of the top two or three technology strategists in the world.'Prior to starting his firm, Cohan worked as an internal consultant in the banking and insurance industries.
He received an MBA from The Wharton School, did graduate work in Computer Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and earned a BS in Electrical Engineering from Swarthmore College.