Zach Venning

Associate

Zach works on the Closed Loop Ventures Group team to assist with initial due diligence, lead deal flow reviews, support founders, strengthen network, and source new deals.​

Prior to joining Closed Loop Partners, Zach was an Associate with the Private Wealth Management office at Morgan Stanley for two years. Before his time with Morgan Stanley, Zach spent 10 years in the U.S. Army Special Operations as a Psychological Operations Specialist. He spent most of his time working in Southeast Asia with the U.S. Department of State and local partners. ​

Zach earned a bachelor’s degree from Post University, majoring in Marketing, and an MBA from North Carolina State University, focusing on corporate finance. He is currently pursuing an MS in Sustainability Management at Columbia University.​​

When not at the office, Zach enjoys skiing, freediving, and welcoming new adventures with his wife and son. Zach also enjoys adventure motorcycle riding and hopes to one day compete in the BMW Motorrad GS Trophy event.​

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