Edward Lou Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 12
  • Portfolio
  • 6
  • Exits
  • 6

Edward Lou General Information


Mr. Edward Lou serves as Board Member at Paro. He also serves as President & Board Member at Chowbus. Mr. Edward Lou is a Co-Founder and serves as Executive Chairman at Shiftgig. He is a Board Member of HumanPredictions. He serves as Board Member at The Mom Project. He served as a Board member at Campus Explorer. He is also a co-founder and executive board director of One Goal, an education nonprofit, and has invested in and advised start-up entrepreneurs. He was formerly a General Partner at OCA Ventures and holds an MBA and a B.S. in Engineering from Washington University. A relentless competitor, he did the Louisville Ironman, placing 2nd in the Janus Charity Challenge. He holds a B.S. in Engineering and an MBA from Washington University.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Chicago, IL
  • United States

Edward Lou Investments (12)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
CloudSight 17-Jan-2018 Seed Round 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 000
000000 [0000000000 27-May-2014 0000 00000 00000 Educational Software Generating Revenue 000000 000
000000 00000000 14-Jul-2013 00000 00000 00.00 Educational Software Generating Revenue 000000 000
0000000000 07-Aug-2012 00000 (00000 Personal Products Startup 000000 000
00000000 0000 23-Sep-2011 00000 00000 00.000 Diagnostic Equipment Out of Business 000000 000
000 0000000 03-Nov-2010 00000 00000 00.000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 000000 000
00000000 0000000 0 08-Jul-2010 00000 00000 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 000000 000
000000 000000000 13-Aug-2007 00000 00000 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000000 000
Brickfish 01-Feb-2007 Early Stage VC 000.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Profitable 000000 000
Cleversafe 01-Jan-2005 Seed Round Storage (IT) Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 000000 000
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Edward Lou Exits (6)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Pinpoint Care 01-Dec-2018 Out of Business
00 000 17-Sep-2018 0000000000: 000000
0000000000 06-Nov-2015 000000000000000000 00.00
0000000000 01-May-2014 000000000000000000
Alert Logic 30-Aug-2013 Buyout/LBO
Brickfish 01-Apr-2011 Merger/Acquisition
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Edward Lou Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Edward Lou Angel Investor 00 0 Chicago, IL
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Edward Lou Co-Investors (3)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Kamran Pourzanjani 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
S.A.W. Capital Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Wharton Asset Management 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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