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Stephen J Laczniak


Stephen J. Laczniak Principal at Bel Air Growth Partners
  • Bel Air Growth Partners | LinkedIn | Steven Peterson

Steve co-founded Bel Air Growth Partners and is a Principal at the firm. He’s worked in private equity as well as venture capital.


  • Attentive to detail

  • Likes building winning teams

  • Skeptical, in a (mostly) healthy way



  • CFA® charterholder, CFA Institute

  • JD / MBA, Marquette University

  • BS Nuclear Engineering / MS Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin



  • Over two decades, built and managed a formidable adult indoor soccer team

  • Hiked the Ice Age Trail

  • Entered The New Yorker caption contest on a whim… and won!

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