Chris O’Dore

San Francisco, CA

Chris joined Touchdown Ventures in December 2022 and focuses on investments in the technology and financial services sectors.

Before Touchdown, Chris was an Associate at Lateral Investment Management, a multi-strategy private equity firm. He started his career as an investment banking Analyst at Barclays within their Financial Institutions group. Chris holds a BS in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University with minors in History and Business.

Prior to moving to the greater Seattle area for high school, Chris lived in Asia for over 12 years, primarily in Hong Kong. He speaks both Cantonese and Mandarin.

Outside of work, Chris is an active member of Highwind Impact Fund, a community of young professionals who partner with and raise awareness for local nonprofits. Chris is also an avid sports card collector and enjoys skiing, tennis, and golf.

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Gweilo by Martin Booth