Member & Investor
Luisa graduated cum laude from the University of St. Thomas in Houston, with a Bachelor degree in Business Administration. Luisa has been in the energy industry in Houston for approximately 15 years. She started in investment banking working with the energy group at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette which later became Credit Suisse. From there she moved to Randall & Dewey, and acquisition and divestiture firm of oil and gas assets, which later became Jefferies and Company.
After a two year hiatus out of the energy market to care for her daughter, Valentina, she went back to the industry, however, this time working for an oil and gas operator in the GOM called Black Elk Energy. Luisa has gone back to her roots and is again working at Credit Suisse as an Assistant Vice President within the energy and oil/gas division of the company. Luisa likes to stay fit by playing tennis, working out and doing cardio workouts at Westside Tennis Club in Houston. She loves to travel and gain knowledge of other countries and cultures.