Stuart Peterson founded Artis Ventures in 2005. He led early stage investments for the firm in media giant YouTube, cancer curing StemCentrx, storage leaders Cohesity and Nimble Storage, and networking leaders Aruba Wireless and Versa Networks. He has been recognized as a Forbes Midas List honoree, TechCrunch VC of the Year Finalist, and both NY Times and CB Insights Top 100 VC honoree.
Stuart currently sits on the Board of Directors for IDbyDNA, Locus BioSciences, Versa Networks, Crediwatch, Creator Cash and TAE LifeSciences and is a Board Observer and Adviser to Cohesity, Aether Biomachines, Enklu, Fabric Genomics, Excision BioTherapeutics, and more.
Stuart received his B.A. in Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles and M.B.A. in Analytic Finance from The University of Chicago’s Graduate School of Business.