Eric Ong

Eric joined Lightbank as an Associate in January 2016, where he concentrates on identifying and evaluating investment opportunities, providing support to portfolio companies, conducting financial & business due diligence, and leading the firm’s strategic content initiatives.

Prior to joining Lightbank, Eric was part of the technology investment-banking division of Deutsche Bank in San Francisco where he focused on the software and internet sectors. During his time at Deutsche Bank, Eric executed over $30B in M&A advisory and capital markets transactions. 

Eric received his degree from Northwestern University. When Eric isn't trying to find the next decacorn, you can find him struggling to control his slice on the driving range or exploring different neighborhoods in Chicago.  Ask him about his time working at an elephant camp!