Louie Luong joined Touchdown Ventures in the fall of 2018 in the Philadelphia office, focusing on investments in the food sector. Louie is a Philadelphia native and attended Drexel University, where he completed the co-op program while studying Finance, Entrepreneurship, and Communication.
Prior to joining Touchdown, Louie spent 3 years in private equity investing at Hamilton Lane. As a member of Hamilton Lane’s Direct and Co-investments team, he was responsible for evaluation and due diligence of venture, growth, buyout, and credit investment opportunities. Louie also worked on the firm’s commercial relationships with technology start ups.
Louie graduated summa cum laude from the Pennoni Honors College at Drexel University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. While studying at Drexel, Louie also completed an exchange program at City University of Hong Kong.
Louie enjoys cooking, trying new restaurants, traveling, and hiking.
Favorite Dining Experience: Bad Mother Supper Club in Brooklyn
Favorite City: Havana, Cuba
Favorite Trail: Mooney Falls in Arizona