IREON Member Profile: Peter Szczerba 2021

Peter Szczerba

Name: Peter Szczerba

Title: Principal/Managing Partner, Director of Engineering & Design

Company: Matrix Technology Group

Location: 25-10 38th Avenue, Long Island City, NY 11101

Birthplace: Poland

Education: NYU Masters in Construction Management, Bachelors in Technology

First job: Grumman Aerospace (Bethpage, NY), System Engineer

First job in real estate or allied field: Smith Barney 490 Greenwich St. technology upgrade

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Matrix Technology Group, managing partner, director of design and engineering. Future plans include growing/expanding the company as leader in technology and system design.

One word to describe your work environment: Challenging, dynamic

Two things on your bucket list: Travel, sail boat

Three TV shows everyone should stream: Peaky Blinders, Outlander, Black Mirror

Favorite movie (s): 2001 Space Odyssey, Stanley Kubrick & The Godfather

Favorite book: Replay by Ken Grimwood, Into Thin by Jon Krakauer.

Favorite vacation destination: Iceland, Santa-Fe New Mexico

If you could invite one person to dinner (living or dead, but NOT related to you) who would it be and where would you go? Elie Wiesel, The Russian Tea Room

Rules to live by in business: Integrity! Honesty

What is your DREAM job? (NOT your current job) Work for the UN