We believe that success in business is directly correlated to the caliber of the people on the team. With this in mind, we created a group we called Mistral Executive Fellows.

Peter Griffiths

VP, Cognos


Peter Griffiths was most recently Executive Vice President and Group Executive at CA Technologies; responsible for investment and strategy across the five business units that drive the company’s leadership in IT Management Cloud, Application Development, Operations, DevOps and Security for enterprise and growth markets.

Before CA Technologies, Peter was Vice President, WW Business Analytics and Applications for IBM, a key driver in building the Business Analytics division within IBM Software Group, including the acquisition and integration of SPSS, Clarity, OpenPages and Cognos.

Prior to IBM, Peter served on the executive team at Cognos, Inc. a global leader of Business Intelligence, Business Analytics and Performance Management software, where he was SVP of Products over the companies 10 year growth phase to $1B in revenue and the subsequent sale of Cognos to IBM in 2008. Peter joined Cognos in 1998 upon its acquisition of Relational Matters PLC, a data analytics company where he was co-founder and CEO.