Mr. Peer joined IDE in 1993 and today serves as the VP O&M of RO plants, QA & Customer Support, heading the Quality Assurance and Customer Support departments, as well as being responsible for the O&M of IDE SWRO plants. Prior to IDE, he had a long career in the military, where he rose to the rank of Colonel and held various positions including the commander of the QA unit in the Ordnance Corp, and technical division manager and manager of a large plant dealing with heavy welding and machining, and an assembly line. With his many years of QA experience, coupled with his military background, Mr. Peer has ensures that all IDE projects meet the strictest standards for quality, health and safety and preservation of the environment. He has seen the company through ISO 9001:2008 certification for quality management systems, and ISO 14001:2004 certification for environmental management systems, and SI OHSAS 18001:2007 for occupational health and safety management.
Mr. Peer holds a B.Sc. from the Technion in Haifa, Israel and an M.Sc. from the Naval Post-Graduate School in Monterey, California, both in mechanical engineering. He also studied finance management at the Open University, Tel Aviv.