Pete Henrikson, President, Truth Data
Peter R. Henrikson, SVP, International Operations and Training is a 20-year decorated military fighter pilot with command, test systems development and international operational expertise. He founded Truth Data Insights in 2015, a company with a focus on bringing military safety systems and technology to the commercial aviation market. First customer was Air Methods, the largest commercial helicopter operator in the world. He also serves as Executive Vice President for Operations at Pathfinder Aviation. As Sales Manager for Airbus Helicopter’s Training Program, his individual efforts resulted in a 40% year-over-year increase in revenue bringing sales to $12.0MM. Previously served as an Operations Analyst for BGI, responsible for the integration of key F-16 flight systems into various simulator programs. His prior roles include Detachment Commander, Hill AFB and Chief of Training at Edwards AFB, Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC). F-16 Check Flight Pilot, Instructor and Chase Pilot for F-22 & F-35. Fluent in French, with prior military experience in the United States Marine Corps, Intelligence. Northeastern University, BS cum laude, Texas Christian University EMBA.
Aviation ratings include U.S. Air Force Senior Pilot, Commercial Single Engine Land / Multi Engine, Certified Flight Instructor (CFI) – Single Engine, Certified Flight Instructor – Instrument (CFII).