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Alchemy Appoints Peter Eschenbach as Co-CEO

Eschenbach Brings 30+ Years of Higher Education and Cloud ERP Implementation Experience to Co-CEO Position


Alchemy is pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Eschenbach as Co-CEO. Eschenbach is an experienced leader who builds successful teams and delivers results for colleges and universities across the country. In his most recent role as the leader of Huron’s Higher Education Consulting Practice, Eschenbach’s growth strategy positioned Huron as one of the largest consultancies serving higher education in North America.

“I’ve worked with and around Peter for more than 20 years,” says Mike Duffield, Alchemy Founder and Co-CEO, “and his vision, intellect and professionalism create a lasting impression. His authentic, inventive appetite for consulting and keen industry insight make this a very natural and powerful partnership.”

Eschenbach’s extensive experience selling and delivering complex Workday implementations for premier research institutions equips him as an especially valuable addition to the team. His proven success in launching new consulting services and products, achieving sustainable Y/Y growth, and attracting, developing, and retaining top-flight teams brings exciting possibilities for Alchemy.
“I am truly honored and humbled to help lead this company forward,” Eschenbach says. “I can’t wait to leverage the company’s past success into new opportunities for each and every Alchemist on the team while delivering meaningful results for our clients.”

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Alchemy partners with Higher Education institutions to maximize their investment in Workday technology, pairing a proven approach with a deeply experienced team to unlock the full potential of these transformative solutions.