James Luo co-leads CapitalG’s investing efforts in infrastructure software and focuses primarily on cybersecurity, networking, and developer tools and platforms. Having studied both economics and computer science, he is passionate about supporting companies and entrepreneurs who introduce novel technical innovations to the world. At CapitalG he has played a leadership role in numerous investments including Expel, Orca Security, Armis, Dataiku and Newfold Digital.
Prior to joining CapitalG in 2018, James invested in growth and scaled-technology companies at Advent International. He started his career as a consultant at McKinsey & Company.
James graduated summa cum laude from Princeton University and earned an MBA from Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar. He enjoys traveling and snowboarding, though he is also happy to be at home watching movies with his family at their home in Marin County, California.