Hometown: Bronx, NY
high school: Stuyvesant High School
college: Harvard University
Peter is a Partner at General Catalyst; a venture capital firm that invests in powerful, positive change that endures. Since joining General Catalyst in 2013 as one of the first two investment professionals based in their NYC office, he works closely with portfolio companies including: Cadre, Mark43, Outdoor Voices, Ro, Atom Finance, Great Jones, Summer, Macro, Jet.com (acquired by Walmart), Rebag, Major League Hacking, and Workflow (acquired by Apple). In addition to his work at GC, he also co-founded & manages Rough Draft Ventures: a program to support technology entrepreneurship on university campuses. Through this work, he supports a community of over 275 early stage startups founded by students & recent graduates.
Peter is a graduate of Harvard University, earning a B.A. in Applied Mathematics and a Secondary in Computer Science. He grew up in New York City, where he graduated from Stuyvesant High School. Outside of his time investing, Peter is proud to serve as a non-profit board member to support communities he is passionate about: The Shed, The Studio Museum in Harlem, NEW INC, Code Nation, and the Harvard College Fund – Executive Committee.