Peter Ackerman (1946-2022) was a United Kingdom citizen who was born in New York City on June 11, 1946. He was a politician, investor, and financier. Ackerman was educated at Colgate University and the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. He was the founder of Americans Elect, and was employed by RockPort Capital Partners at the time of his death on April 26, 2022, which occurred in Washington, D.C.
Ackerman was married to Joanne Leedom-Ackerman, and was the father of two children, Nate Ackerman and Elliot Ackerman.