Peter Bell is Chairman of Palo Alto-based BCSV. Mr. Bell focuses his energy and resources on partnering with entrepreneurs to build companies of consequence. He was a member of the faculty at The MIT Sloan School of Management from 2003-2006, where he taught Entrepreneurship. Mr. Bell was also a Distinguished Executive in Residence and member of the faculty at Boston College from 2003-2010, where he taught at the Carroll School of Management. Mr. Bell served as a University Trustee at Boston College from 2002-2010 and currently serves as a Trustee Associate. Mr. Bell co-founded The Boston College Technology and Entrepreneurship Council and is currently the Vice Chair.
Mr. Bell is passionate about being involved in the earliest stages of a company’s formation. Currently, Mr. Bell’s thematic areas of focus include: Machine Learning, Big Data, Virtual/Augmented Reality, Cyber-security, Internet of Things, Data Analytics, Cloud Computing, Personal/Mobile Commerce, Payments, and Enterprise Software. He is currently a board member at Blackstorm Labs, Bromium, Enjoy, Leap Motion, LevelUp, Qumulo, Seven10, Turbonomic, and WePay