Chairman and CEO
1/1/2015 to 12/31/2017
Steven Fisher currently serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PEI-Genesis, Inc. PEI-Genesis, headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, is a global assembler and distributor of precision electronic connectors with manufacturing facilities and sales offices throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia. Steven joined PEI-Genesis in 1973, the company founded in 1946 by his father, Murray Fisher, after receiving a B.A. in Honors English from Penn State University and a J.D. from the University of Chicago.
Steven had the foresight in the early 70’s to shift the strategic direction of the company towards value-add precision connector solutions and was also instrumental in driving the expansion of the company geographically to Europe and Asia. The decisions proved very successful as the company experienced double-digit growth for the next two decades.
Steven became President of PEI in 1982 and assumed the role of Chairman, CEO in 2008. Under Steven’s stewardship, PEI remains a privately held company and currently employees over 700 worldwide.
In his spare time, Steven contributes to several charitable organizations. He is a former Chairman of the Gratz College of Philadelphia and active with the Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Greater Philadelphia. Steven also participates in a number of electronic component trade associations.
Steven lives with his wife and three children in Philadelphia, speaks Italian and loves to travel the world.