Laurent Grill

Partner

Background

Laurent is an entrepreneur-turned-venture-capitalist (VC). He founded, expanded, and managed multiple startups prior to his VC career. Before joining JLL Spark, he led Luma Launch’s early-stage venture fund, investing in over 30 companies across a variety of sectors in the software space. As a partner at JLL Spark, he hopes to drive the technology revolution forward in the real estate industry.

Hobbies

Golf, basketball, and hiking

Favorite Building

I love the Beijing National Stadium. I have always been fascinated by stadiums—from the Roman Coliseum (still don’t know how they built those structures in that time) onward—and every new stadium continues to impress me.