Stuart L. Klein is the founder and General Partner of Banyan Investments LP, an investment partnership that invests in hedge funds. Mr. Klein has personally and professionally invested in hedge funds, venture capital, private equity, real estate, and public and private companies for more than twenty years.
Mr. Klein is also active in a number of local charities. Previously he served as Co-Chairman of the Board of the Moldaw Residences, a 200-unit senior living facility located in Palo Alto, CA. He also serves as a Director of the Taube-Koret Campus for Jewish Life, where he chaired the Site Committee that initially acquired the 8-acre Campus site.
Mr. Klein graduated in 1977 from Brown University magna cum laude and earned an MSc at the London School of Economics where he was a Keasbey Scholar. After studying Chinese language and history for a year at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, he attended Stanford University and graduated with law and business degrees in 1983. Stuart practiced corporate law at Cooley Godward and then co-founded SuperMac Technology, a successful provider of graphics sub-systems for Apple’s Macintosh computer that went public in 1992.