David C. Hou is a Founding Partner of Luminous Capital. Luminous Capital is an independent SEC registered investment advisor catering to high net worth families, public company executives, and successful entrepreneurs in managing their personal investment assets.
David graduated from UCLA with a B.S. in Economics/Business in 1988. After graduation, he worked in the Financial Restructuring Group at Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin, Inc. as a financial analyst. David graduated from the UCLA Anderson School of Management in 1992. He then joined the Los Angeles, CA office of Goldman Sachs in the Private Client Services division. In April 1997, David and his entire team joined Merrill Lynch and helped to establish the Private Banking and Investment Group. David is a Director of the South Central Scholars Fund and resides in Pacific Palisades with his wife, Evelyn, and their two daughters.