Liz Peterson leads the international businesses of Envista including EMEA, APAC, and LATAM. Prior to her broader international focus, Liz was responsible for the development, management, and growth of forensic services for the EMEA region, with oversight of Envista's Major Loss, Middle Market, and Cyber teams.
Throughout her tenure, Liz has managed engineering efforts on first- and third-party complex insurance claims ranging from $20K to over $600 million in exposure values, involving a wide variety of engineering disciplines. She has managed over 500 middle-market files as well as provided direction and strategic advice to clients on several high-profile losses including Kinder Morgan’s New York Metro Tank Yard facilities, Duke Energy’s wind farms, and the Coney Island amusement park, among others.
Before joining Envista, Liz held key roles. She was Managing Director at Douglas G. Peterson & Associates, Inc., where she oversaw several key initiatives including orchestrating a significant financial return for the company, enacting transformational change, turning to open-book management, and creating a collaborative and participatory environment. In addition, Liz also led a firm-wide review of budgets designed to enhance financial performance, negotiated Professional Service Agreements, provided a platform focused on business development opportunities, as well as facilitating industry-wide events, such as the NY PowerCon.
Liz is an accredited LEED AP BD+C and Green Globes professional. She received her B.A. from New York University and is an active member of the Loss Executives Association’s Education Committee, NY PowerCon Board Member and Founding Member, the Property Loss Research Bureau’s Tech-Savvy Committee, the Honorable Order of Blue Goose International, and founder of Blue Goose Youth Group.