Luke Southwell-Chan

Hello, I'm Luke!I'm diving deep into product innovation at Dartmouth Tuck, with a keen focus on the intersection of technology and mobility.If you're on the same wavelength, don't hesitate to subscribe to my newsletter or reach out.



Here, you'll find an overview of my professional experiences, education, and personal projects that have shaped my journey.


Harris Williams · M&A Investment Banking · 2023
Advised on deals across the technology and consumer sectors.
nth Venture · Strategic Finance · 2023
Spearheaded initiatives focused on scalability and growth for the venture studio and its portfolio companies.
Zoox (Amazon) · Strategic Operations and Communications · 2018 - 2022
Led high-impact corporate initiatives, including go-to-market strategy, M&A integration, and product roadmapping, as well as business communications.
Ford Motor Company · Electrification Communications · 2017
Developed the company's first electrification product communications strategy.


Motions · 2022 - Present
Publish a monthly newsletter on tech and mobility, read by VCs, CEOs, and insiders.
PressFriends · 2008 - Present
Founded and currently oversee strategic growth as a board member for the non-profit, promoting literacy for over 1,000 underserved youths annually.
Pebble Mobility · 2023
Crafted the company's market entry through comprehensive analysis, strategy formulation, pricing strategies, financial modeling, and the development of an execution roadmap.
Blu Venture Investors · 2023
Shaped the VC’s cybersecurity investment strategy for its next fund based on interviews with CISOs and early-stage startup landscape research.


Dartmouth Tuck · MBA in Management Science and Quantitative Methods
Consortium Fellow, Revers Center Fellow, Mobility Club Chair, Tuck Pride Chair
University of Southern California · B.A. with Honors, Communication
Order of Troy, Order of Omega, Phi Delta Theta, Student Government


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