Luisa sits in the B2B Software pod at Octopus Ventures, focusing on investing in companies at the scaleup phase of their growth.
Prior to joining Octopus Ventures in 2021, Luisa worked in Corporate Finance at Stifel, an US Investment Bank, advising tech companies on M&A and capital raises.
Luisa holds a BSc in Economics from SOAS University of London, specialising in Economic Development of the Middle East, and a MSc in Economics and Management from the London School of Economics. Outside of work, she enjoys travelling, especially with a backpack, and learning languages. She speaks fluent Italian, French and Spanish, and is learning Portuguese as well as, less successfully, German.