Lou Kerner

If you can, trust yourself when all men doubt you, yet leave allowances for their doubting too.


In addition to being a partner at Chameleon Collective, Lou is a Partner at Flight VC, where he invests in tech companies founded by Israelis. Prior to Flight VC Lou was the Managing Partner of The Social Internet Fund, which invested in shares of rapidly growing tech companies. Lou was previously Wall Street’s first Private Company analyst at Wedbush Securities, where he was the Managing Director of the Private Shares Group. From 2003-2006 Lou was President of Bolt.com, a leading social network which grew to over 20 million monthly uniques. Prior to Bolt, Lou was the CEO of The .tv Corporation, which licensed the top level domain (.tv) from the tiny island nation of Tuvalu. .tv was acquired by Verisign. Lou began his career as a an equity analyst following media companies for Goldman Sachs and Merrill Lynch. Lou has a B.A. from U.C.L.A. and an MBA from The Stanford Graduate School of Business.