Vincent Lopez is a Mexican American entrepreneur, ﬁnancier, and the Founder & Managing Director, Lopez Capital Associates, LLC (LCA), which manages investments in various industries, including government contracts, global aﬀairs, healthcare, technology, and media.
LCA has recorded its greatest levels of innovation and growth under his leadership to include major sponsorships & partnerships with MLB, NHL, & NBA teams, expansion of LCA's global footprint in Europe, Egypt, and Asia, and the launch of the LCA Sound Studios & LCA Motion Pictures (Veritas Film/TV). In the summer of 2020, he launched LCA Vantage Healthcare Corporation.
Today, he advises America's small business and Fortune 500 companies on policy, government contracting, and risk mitigation. Mr. Lopez is a technical, innovative, and robust proposal writer winning his clients over a $100M in Federal contracts & grants.
Mr. Lopez is a Managing Partner, Empower Capital (now Piave Capital), a New York-based investment banking and advisory ﬁrm. He's the Co-founder of Praxis & Co. Management a boutique restaurant, and development group. Additionally, he's founded Juntos “Together” PAC, a registered political action committee focused on electing Latinos, women, and minorities.
In 2018, he founded the Lopez Foundation, Inc., a 501 (c)(3) non-proﬁt, which focuses on establishing lifelong success in our schools, communities, and our working world. The Foundation believes in its core principles to "Teach, Inspire, Empower, & Lead" the next generation. Through his leadership the Lopez Foundation has partnered with Coca-Cola, Mercedes-Benz of Arlington, professional sports teams, and many other leading commercial brands.
Throughout his career, Mr. Lopez has held several esteemed positions to include, a 2015 nomination by Governor Tom Wolf (D-PA) to the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education, Board of Governors. He completed a Fellowship in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math) education targeted in minority neighborhoods, with President Obama's Organizing for Action. He’s served as a law enforcement officer. He's worked for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Subsequently, he went on to work for notable U.S. Government Contractors.
Mr. Lopez serves on the Board of Directors for DaVinci International Film Festival, Executive Leadership Council, the National Small Business Association (NSBA), Master & Wardens Association, Arlington Centennial Temple Corporation, and chair of the Kemper Macon-Ware Scholarship Foundation.
He has appeared as a guest or contributor on CNN, CNN Latino, CBS KDKA, NBC News, NBC 4, Fox News, and the Rick Smith Show. He has been featured in the Voyage LA Magazine.
He studied at the Indiana University of Pennsylvania, where he majored in English, political science, and government (Pre-law). Mr. Lopez is a member of the University Club of Washington, DC and Springfield Golf & Country Club. He’s an avid fan of Formula 1 racing, horse racing, and fishing.