Merrette Moore is the founder and Managing Director of Lookout Capital, overseeing the operations of the firm.
Merrette also serves as an advising consultant to Rex Health Ventures (RHV), an early stage venture fund and part of Rex Healthcare’s innovation platform, Rex Strategic Innovation (RSI).
Merrette has over 20 years experience working in venture capital, private equity, investment and commercial banking. Firms he has worked with include Wachovia, Franklin Street Partners, MCNC, NC IDEA, and IDEA Fund Partners.
For over 15 years, Merrette has been involved in multiple private investments, serving as the lead investment representative for many of these deals. He has participated on the boards of several early stage private companies either as a director or observer. Through these experiences, he has developed a strong sense of how companies can effectively manage and grow their businesses.
Merrette received both his undergraduate and MBA degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Merrette will be contributing to Hopscotch Design's Funding New Ideas panel, which will explore various pathways to securing funding for your creative business, as well as provide financial planning tips from a diverse group of local and national leaders working in both traditional and non-traditional financial organizations.