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Peter Newton Walmsley, American Venture capitalist. Avocations: running, sailing, cycling, reading. M C. Member Young Men's Christian Association; Member AIChE, Society Advanced Manufacturing and Process Engineering, Corinthian YachtClub, University and Whist Club.


Walmsley, Peter Newton was born on March 11, 1936 in Oldham, Lancashire, England. Came to the United States, 1960. Son of Arthur and Mary (Newton) Walmsley.


Bachelor of Science in Technology Chemical Engineering, Manchester University, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, Manchester University, 1960.


Research engineer, DuPont Company, Orange, Texas, 1960-1963;senior research engineer, DuPont Company, Wilmington, Delaware, 1963-1970;senior supervisor, DuPont Company, Wilmington, Delaware, 1970-1975;corporation planner, DuPont Company, Wilmington, Delaware, 1975-1980;manager acquisitions & divestitures, DuPont Company, Wilmington, Delaware, 1980-1989;general partner, AMT Venture Partners, North Bethesda, Maryland., since 1989;president, AMT Management Inc., North Bethesda, Maryland., since 1989. Bd directors Utraoptec Inc., Quebec, Katrina Inc., Maryland., Automated Dynamics Inc., New York, Toranaga, California, ACSI, California.


  • Avocations: running, sailing, cycling, reading. M C.


Member Young Men's Christian Association. Member American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Society Advanced Manufacturing and Process Engineering, Corinthian Yacht Club, University and Whist Club.


  • Other Interests

    Running, sailing, bicycling, reading.


Married Patricia Diane Coupe, September 15, 1956. Children: Hilary Anne, Phillippa Jane, Alix Catharine.

Arthur Walmsley

Mary (Newton) Walmsley

Patricia Diane Coupe

Hilary Anne Walmsley

Phillippa Jane Walmsley

Alix Catharine Walmsley