Peter Schober has been in venture capital since the mid-1980s. He founded Milk Street Ventures, which specializes in secondary transactions involving the acquisition of stakes in venture-backed technology companies near liquidity events. Earlier in his career, Mr. Schober started and ran the international investment activity of M/C Partners with an office in London, during which time he helped develop the business plan and recruited senior management teams for several sizable telecommunications start-ups with recurring revenue models. He also co-founded MVP Ventures, where he invested in a wide range of sectors, including information technology, communications, hospitality, and industrial.
Throughout his career, Peter Schober has enjoyed working closely with entrepreneurs as they grow their businesses, frequently serving on their board of directors. Backing highly talented and ambitious search fund entrepreneurs is a natural extension of his interests and an important component of his personal investment activity. Mr. Schober grew up in Europe and earned a bachelor’s degree in international economics from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service and an MBA from the Wharton School of Finance at University of Pennsylvania, where he also was a Fellow at the Joseph H. Lauder Institute.
He earned his B.A. degree from the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and received an MBA from the Wharton School of Finance as well as an MA from the Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania in 1986.