NEXA Advisors

Innovative Solutions for the World's Toughest Project Finance Challenges

NEXA Advisors provides corporate and strategic financial advisory services, and capital investment, to the aerospace, transportation, logistics and homeland security sectors.

Pete West

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Principal

Pete applies more than 30 years of legislative, political, governmental policy and strategy, and organizational experience to address client needs.

He is a well-known, highly-respected advocate before federal, state, local and international levels of government, as well as the media, with emphasis on the U.S. Congress and agencies with jurisdiction over aviation /transportation.

Prior to joining NEXA, Pete provided contract support (as President of West Advocacy) for the NextGen Air Transportation System/JPDO for 6 years; was Senior Vice President, Government & Public Affairs, for the National Business Aviation Association for 17 years; Manager, Legislative Affairs for Delta Air Lines, Inc., for 7 years; and served 3 years as Legislative Asst. to U.S. Rep. Doug Barnard, Jr. (D-GA).

Pete’s relevant activities and honors include Chairman, ATCA Publicity & Public Relations Committee; Honoree, Aviation Week & Space Technology 45th Annual Aerospace Laurels; Rep/Co-Founder of the Aviation & Space Stakeholders Coalition, National Aviation Associations Coalition, General Aviation Coalition; Past-President and 25-year Board Member, Aero Club of Washington; Air and Space Heritage Council; Partnership for Improved Air Travel; Member, International Aviation Club; Co-Founder, Greater Washington Aviation Open.

Pete earned his B.A. degree in Political Science from Davidson College.