Management Team

Qnectus Financial’s management team has extensive experience with innovative IT technologies. This, coupled with in-depth knowledge of and experience in several different sectors of the financial services industry, provides Qnectus Financial with a solid foundation from which to pursue a dominant position within both the domestic and the international markets for financial-services-related IT solutions.

Peter Danby, President
Mr. Danby is the President and Chairman of Qnectus Financial; the President and Co-Founder of Ironlinx Packaging, Inc.; Co-Managing Partner of Ignite Growth Partners, LLC; and an adjunct professor in the Department of Finance at the University of Delaware. Mr. Danby earned a B.S. (Summa Cum Laude) in Finance at the age of nineteen, after only four semesters of study, and also holds an M.A. in Political Science and International Relations and an M.S. in Finance, all from the University of Delaware. 

Anthony George, Chief Operations Officer (COO)
Mr. George is the Chief Operations Officer of Qnectus and Co-Managing Partner of Ignite Growth Partners, LLC. Mr. George is formerly a Senior Analyst for Murray, Devine & Company—a full-service business valuation and financial advisory firm. At Murray, Devine, he served the valuation needs of many leading private equity investors including The Carlyle Group, The Blackstone Group, Apollo Management, Thomas H. Lee Partners, and Bain Capital. Mr. George graduated with a B.S. (Summa Cum Laude) in Finance, after only six semesters of study, and a M.S. in Finance from the University of Delaware. He also pursued graduate coursework in Financial Economics at the University of Pittsburgh. 

Dustin Sterkenburg, Vice President of Engineering
Mr. Sterkenburg has more than 10 years of experience in cloud computing and architecting secure, distributed, fault-tolerant systems. He most recently co-founded DSi Technologies, which provided IT services and software development to medium and Fortune 500 companies. Mr. Sterkenburg was a lead C# .NET developer and SQL Server DBA for Eclipsys (now Allscripts). He also worked for MBNA America (now Bank of America), where he developed applications for various business areas supporting consumer finance and credit card. He holds a B.S in Computer and Information Sciences from the University of Delaware.