Brian Gong

Philadelphia, PA

Brian joined Touchdown in 2021 focusing on security, property technology, Construction Tech, and IoT investments. Prior to Touchdown, Brian spent two years working for early-stage Prop Tech startups in Boston in sales, marketing, and operations. Before becoming an operator, Brian learned about sector-specific corporate venture capital while he was on the staff of LearnLaunch’s Breakthrough Accelerator program and DCU’s FinTech Innovation Center, respectively.

Brian holds a BS in entrepreneurship and marketing from Boston College in Massachusetts, where he was a Division 1 athlete and was actively involved in Boston College’s student entrepreneurship organizations.

Outside of work, Brian frequently competes in marathons and has completed two (Boston, Chicago) so far. His goal is to complete all six of the Abbott Major Marathons (London, Tokyo, Berlin, NYC, Boston, and Chicago) before he turns 30. Brian is also an avid skier, fencer, and IPA enthusiast.

Favorite City

Hong Kong

Favorite Hike

Silvermine Falls in Hong Kong

Favorite Teams

New England Patriots, New York Rangers, and New York Knicks