Nate Peterson


Nate joined Busara as in March, 2017 and currently serves as an Engagement Director. His primary interest is in how people perceive and manage risk, so he is especially drawn to projects involving insurance uptake and credit for farm and business investment. His current portfolio includes behavioral and psychometric segmentation to promote financial inclusion, understanding how SMEs can overcome behavioral supply chain issues, and communicating improved agricultural practices. Before joining Busara, he spent 7 years as a consultant for U.S. colleges and universities where he developed short and long term strategy using predictive analytics and rigorous M&E.

Nathanial received a PhD in Behavioral Decision Research from Carnegie Mellon University.