Ben Peterson

Co-Founder & Co-Chairman at BambooHR

Ben, along with co-founder Ryan Sanders, started BambooHR in 2008 with the clear intention to deliberately engineer a principled company that empowers people. This vision has positioned him as an industry thought leader in creating an award-winning employee culture. Ben's passion and focused efforts around supporting and enabling people to do their best are reflected in this year's Forbes Best Place to Work for Women, Best Workplace for Millennials, one of the 40 Best Workplaces in Technology, and many others. Ben's leadership focus on people as the cornerstone of BambooHR has driven output of exceptional and industry-leading growth.



  • Co-Founder & Co-Chairman

    2019 - present

  • Co-Founder & CEO