Sachem Capital Corp announced the appointment of Dr. Peter J. (Pete) Cuozzo as the company’s Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, effective July 1, 2020. Pete’s responsibilities will include oversight of the company’s entire operations, expanding Sachem’s business in Florida and Texas and developing new markets.
Pete brings over three decades of experience as a business executive and professional educator with a diverse professional background as a corporate officer, senior HR leader, CEO advisor, chief learning and talent officer, organization development partner, executive coach, and entrepreneur.
Throughout his career, Pete has held cross-functional positions in information technology, finance, human resources, transportation/logistics, and sourcing at well-known companies such as GE, Sachem Capital Partners (the predecessor of Sachem Capital Corporation), Syngenta, HP, Stanley Black & Decker, Hess Corporation, and TBC Corporation. More recently, during his employment at the last five companies, Pete served as Chief Learning Officer and Vice President of learning, talent management, and organizational effectiveness.
“Pete’s extensive experience across a wide range of business sectors, as well as his proven expertise in organizational effectiveness and change leadership, will help us deliver our two-pronged strategy – to accelerate profitable growth and to drive operational excellence,” says said John L. Villano CPA, Sachem’s Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer.