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Clint Peterson Managing Partner Peterson Partners

Clint Peterson Managing Partner

Clint is a Partner at Peterson Partners. Prior to Peterson Partners, Clint was a Senior Principal with TowerBrook Capital Partners, a London and New York-based investment management firm with approximately $8 billion AUM. Before working with TowerBrook, Clint was an Associate at Soros Private Equity in London. Clint received an MBA from Harvard Business School and a B.A. from Stanford University.

Board Directorships

  • Azul (Observer)
  • Basic Research
  • BenefitGuard
  • Blue Raven Solar
  • Brazil Fitness Corporation (Velocity)
  • EquityMetrix
  • Glenfarne Group
  • Interior Define
  • International Education Partners
  • RevOptix
  • Si Señor
  • Vigzul

Eric Noble Chief Financial Officer & Chief Compliance Officer Peterson Partners

Eric Noble Chief Financial Officer & Chief Compliance Officer

Eric is the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer. Prior to joining Peterson Partners, Eric was an Audit Manager with PricewaterhouseCoopers in Boston and Salt Lake City. At PwC, Eric provided audit services to asset management clients, including; private equity funds, hedge funds, and endowments. Eric is a Certified Public Accountant; he holds a B.S. degree in Accounting from Utah State University and a M.S. degree in Finance from Suffolk University.

Joel Peterson Founding Partner & Chairman Peterson Partners

Joel Peterson Founding Partner & Chairman

Joel is the Founding Partner and Chairman of Peterson Partners. Joel has a long history of successful growth capital investments in a variety of industries. He currently teaches Entrepreneurial Management at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business, is the Chairman of the Board of Overseers at the Hoover Institution at Stanford as well as the Chairman of the Board at JetBlue Airways, and serves as a Director of Franklin Covey. He served formerly as Managing Partner of Trammell Crow Company. He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School. Joel is the author of The 10 Laws of Trust: Building the Bonds that make a Business Great.

Board Directorships

  • Franklin Covey
  • JetBlue
  • Packsize

The 10 Laws of Trust: Building the Bonds that Make a Business Great

10LawsofTrust book cover

In this smartly organized, evidence-based book, Joel Peterson decries the mediocrity created by self-centered leadership, profit-above-people mentalities, and cloak-and-dagger cultures. The JetBlue chairman and Stanford professor reawakens our instincts for using trust to catalyze people and companies to their highest potential – working together toward goals, innovating, and sharing knowledge. Click here to read an excerpt.

The 10 Laws of Trust is available from the following online retailers, or wherever books are sold: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Books-A-Million, iBooks, & IndieBound