Peter Lafer Vice President
United States New York
Peter Lafer Vice President

Peter Lafer is a Vice President at General Atlantic and focuses on life sciences investments in the firm’s global Healthcare sector. Before joining General Atlantic in 2018, Peter was a Principal at Essex Woodlands, a healthcare-focused growth equity firm. Peter began his career as an Investment Banking Analyst at J.P. Morgan in the Healthcare Group.

Current Board Affiliations

Motif FoodWorks, Board Observer

Historical Board Affiliations

Suneva Medical, Board Observer
Venus Concept, Board Observer


Duke University, B.A., Classical Studies
Stanford Graduate School of Business, M.B.A.

Community Involvement

Planned Parenthood of New York City, Board Member