Director/Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Peus has more than 25 years’ experience as a financial executive. He has worked in real estate (property acquisition, development, management and disposition); investment banking (M&A advisory and capital sourcing); and an operating business (Co-Founder and CFO at tech-enable services company).
Mr. Peus began his career in real estate in Europe in the early 1990s, where he opened a regional office in Berlin, Germany on behalf of Paris-based Meeker Construction. Key responsibilities included sourcing acquisitions of industrial, commercial and mixed-use properties. He returned to California in the mid-1990s as an analyst for Nearon Enterprises, a family-office with a sizeable real estate portfolio of office, industrial, residential and land holdings throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and Hawaii, and subsequently served as Director of Finance for William Levy Investments, where his focus was financial analysis and diligence of acquisition and development projects, as well as sourcing 3rd party capital.
In 1999 he Co-founded KPS Kapital, a boutique M&A advisory firm focused on small and mid-cap businesses, which was acquired by New York-based MTS Health Partners in 2001, where he served as Director. Brent was among the first investors in BioIQ, Inc., a leading health-care technology company focused on preventive screening, where he served as Chief Financial Officer from 2005 through 2018.
He led multiple equity financings, raising more than $64,000,000 from leading financial and strategic health care investors. He assumed the role of Chief Business Officer in 2018, in charge of business development and expansion into new channels, products and markets. Mr. Peus is a 1991 graduate of Princeton University with a BA in Politics.