Stuart Peterson founded Artis Ventures in 2005. He led early stage investments for the firm in media giant YouTube, targeted cancer therapeutics leader StemCentrx, data storage leaders Cohesity and Nimble, and networking leaders Aruba and Versa Networks. He has been recognized as a Forbes Midas List honoree, TechCrunch VC of the Year Finalist, and both NY Times, CB Insights Top 100 VC honoree, and more.
Stuart currently sits on the Board of Directors for Transparent Health Marketplace, IDbyDNA, Locus BioSciences, Versa Networks, TAE LifeSciences and Crediwatch, and is a Board Observer and Adviser to Cohesity, Seed Health, Aether Biomachines, Enklu, Fabric Genomics, Excision BioTherapeutics, FIG, 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.