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Peter Brooks

Investment Management Committee

Peter Brooks


Peter began coming to the Vineyard in 1954 at age two and has not missed a summer since. Today, he and his wife, Nancy, live in Boston and have a house in Edgartown, where they spend most of the summer months.

Professionally, Peter was Co-Founder and Managing Director of CornerStone Partners LLC, an asset management firm for endowment and foundation clients, with total firm assets of approximately $10 billion. The firm was sold in 2021. Prior to establishing CornerStone in 1997, he managed his own private equity firm, Naushon Capital LLC, Boston through which he participated in the acquisition, financing or restructuring of companies in a variety of businesses ranging from sophisticated medical research to high technology and innovative sports equipment manufacturing. Before establishing Naushon Capital, Mr. Brooks was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company in their Washington D.C. and New York offices. Mr. Brooks is a member of the boards of: Sentara Health, Norfolk, Virginia; and Sheriff’s Meadow Foundation, Tisbury, Massachusetts. Mr. Brooks graduated from Harvard College and received his MBA degree from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business and MA (Administration and Policy Analysis) degree from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Education.