Peter W.  Carter net worth and biography

Peter Carter Biography and Net Worth

Peter Carter is Delta's Executive Vice President - External Affairs overseeing international, legal, regulatory, government affairs and sustainability teams worldwide. Peter has also served as Delta’s Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary since July 2015 and is a member of the Delta Leadership Committee.

Peter focuses on optimizing Delta’s international partnerships, ensuring Delta's freedom to operate, protecting Delta's brand and advocating for Delta's interests before policymakers around the world.  He also oversees Delta’s sustainability strategy of reaching our net-zero goals by 2050.

Peter regularly engages with government stakeholders on matters relating to competition policy, alliances, privacy and compliance. During the height of the pandemic, he helped secure support from Congress and administration officials leading to the passage of the CARES Act.

Before joining Delta, Peter was a partner at the international law firm of Dorsey & Whitney LLP, where he chaired the firm’s Policy Committee. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and has been recognized by numerous organizations and publications, including being honored with a Burton Award for public interest, being named one of "America's Leading Business Lawyers" by Chambers USA, and being named Antitrust Lawyer of the Year in 2013 by Best Lawyers in America.  Before joining Dorsey, Peter clerked for Judge James B. Loken at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. 

Peter serves as a member of the Boards of Virgin Atlantic Airways, the Delta Air Lines Foundation, the Chick Fil-A Foundation, the United Way of Greater Atlanta, the Minnesota Business Partnership and the Georgia Chamber of Commerce, which he chaired in 2020. He also serves on New York City Mayor Eric Adam’s Business Leadership Council and previously served as a member of the State of Georgia Judicial Selection Commission.

What is Peter W. Carter's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Peter W. Carter is at least $6.73 million as of August 7th, 2023. Mr. Carter owns 166,192 shares of Delta Air Lines stock worth more than $6,732,438 as of December 11th. This net worth approximation does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Carter may own. Additionally, Mr. Carter receives a salary of $1,850,000.00 as EVP at Delta Air Lines. Learn More about Peter W. Carter's net worth.

How old is Peter W. Carter?

Mr. Carter is currently 59 years old. There are 8 older executives and no younger executives at Delta Air Lines. The oldest executive at Delta Air Lines is Mr. Edward H. Bastian, CEO & Director, who is 65 years old. Learn More on Peter W. Carter's age.

What is Peter W. Carter's salary?

As the EVP of Delta Air Lines, Inc., Mr. Carter earns $1,850,000.00 per year. There are 5 executives that earn more than Mr. Carter. The highest earning executive at Delta Air Lines is Mr. Edward H. Bastian, CEO & Director, who commands a salary of $3,910,000.00 per year. Learn More on Peter W. Carter's salary.

How do I contact Peter W. Carter?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Carter and other Delta Air Lines executives is 1030 DELTA BOULEVARD, ATLANTA GA, 30320. Delta Air Lines can also be reached via phone at (404) 715-2600 and via email at [email protected]. Learn More on Peter W. Carter's contact information.

Has Peter W. Carter been buying or selling shares of Delta Air Lines?

Peter W. Carter has not been actively trading shares of Delta Air Lines within the last three months. Most recently, Peter W. Carter sold 17,944 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Monday, August 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of $45.00, for a transaction totalling $807,480.00. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now directly owns 166,192 shares of the company's stock, valued at $7,478,640. Learn More on Peter W. Carter's trading history.

Who are Delta Air Lines' active insiders?

Delta Air Lines' insider roster includes Edward Bastian (CEO), Francis Blake (Director), Francis Blake (Director), William Carroll (SVP), Peter Carter (EVP), Greg Creed (Director), Glen Hauenstein (President), Michael Huerta (Director), Jeanne Jackson (Director), Rahul Samant (EVP), Steven Sear (EVP), Joanne Smith (EVP), and David Taylor (Director). Learn More on Delta Air Lines' active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Delta Air Lines?

During the last twelve months, Delta Air Lines insiders bought shares 6 times. They purchased a total of 47,880 shares worth more than $1,638,560.40. During the last twelve months, insiders at the transportation company sold shares 13 times. They sold a total of 109,392 shares worth more than $4,413,774.85. The most recent insider tranaction occured on October, 27th when Director David S Taylor bought 10,000 shares worth more than $307,500.00. Insiders at Delta Air Lines own 0.9% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Delta Air Lines.

Information on this page was last updated on 10/27/2023.

Peter W. Carter Insider Trading History at Delta Air Lines

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
8/7/2023Sell17,944$45.00$807,480.00166,192View SEC Filing Icon  
8/2/2023Sell7,056$45.00$317,520.00184,136View SEC Filing Icon  
4/23/2019Sell25,000$58.01$1,450,250.0085,295View SEC Filing Icon  
11/21/2017Sell19,809$50.42$998,769.7867,077View SEC Filing Icon  
5/4/2016Buy2,500$41.42$103,550.0089,580View SEC Filing Icon  
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Peter W. Carter Buying and Selling Activity at Delta Air Lines

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Delta Air Lines Company Overview

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Delta Air Lines, Inc. provides scheduled air transportation for passengers and cargo in the United States and internationally. The company operates through two segments, Airline and Refinery. Its domestic network centered on core hubs in Atlanta, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Detroit, and Salt Lake City, as well as coastal hub positions in Boston, Los Angeles, New York-LaGuardia, New York-JFK, and Seattle; and international network centered on hubs and market presence in Amsterdam, Mexico City, London-Heathrow, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, and Seoul-Incheon. The company sells its tickets through various distribution channels, including and the Fly Delta app, reservations, online travel agencies, traditional brick and mortar, and other agencies. It also provides aircraft maintenance and engineering support, repair, and overhaul services; and vacation packages to third-party consumers, as well as aircraft charters, and management and programs. The company operates through a fleet of approximately 1,250 aircrafts. Delta Air Lines, Inc. was founded in 1924 and is based in Atlanta, Georgia.
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