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, networking leader Aruba Wireless and more. He has been recognized as a 2017 Forbes Midas List honoree, TechCrunch VC of the Year Finalist, and NY Times/CB Insights Top 100 VC honoree.
Stuart currently sits on the Board of Directors for IDbyDNA, Locus BioSciences, Versa Networks, Crediwatch, Zenrez, and TAE LifeSciences and is a Board Observer for Cohesity, Aether Biomachines, Fabric Genomics, and Excision BioTherapeutics.
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.