Peter Ferrazza

Currently, Peter works in the Legal and Compliance Department at the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Incorporated (“IEEE”). IEEE is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its members inspire a global community through IEEE’s highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities.

As Counsel, Commercial Affairs, Peter advises clients (the Organizational Units of IEEE), both domestically and internationally, on a wide range of matters, including structuring, negotiating and drafting a variety of general and specialized agreements necessary for the day-to-day operations of a global science and technology non-profit organization. He also identifies, develops and executes processes and solutions to address highly complex problems in order to achieve goals and objectives of the organization.

Outside of the legal department, Peter is a member of the IEEE Diversity and Inclusion Team, consults on various ad hoc committees, and participates in the company’s Mentoring Program.

Peter is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and Pepperdine University School of Law. Originally from Massachusetts, he currently lives in downtown Manhattan, where he spends his free time caddying for his 10-year old son’s golf tournaments, and coaching baseball and soccer for the local neighborhood leagues.