Gina Luna is a veteran board member, investor, and civic leader. She is a recognized leader with invaluable business insight in each of these arenas. She is a Founding Partner of GP Capital Partners, LP, a private credit/equity fund focused on lower middle-market companies. She is a member of the Management and Investment Committees. Gina is currently a board member of two public companies. She was elected in December 2020 to the board of Roku, Inc. (NASDAQ: ROKU), where she will serve on the Audit Committee. Roku is a pioneer in streaming TV to consumers in the US and select countries. She is also a member of the board of Tetra Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: TTI), where she serves on the Audit Committee and chairs the Nominating, Governance, and Sustainability Committees. Tetra is a specialty chemicals and energy services company headquartered in The Woodlands, Texas; she has served on the board since July 2018. She is also a member of the Board of Directors of Houston Trust Company, the largest private, independent trust company in Texas, and Complete Intelligence, a privately held, globally integrated forecasting platform powered by AI.
In 2016, Gina founded Luna Strategies to advise companies and their leaders on complex strategic issues and growth initiatives. As CEO, she built a reputation as a trusted advisor to client CEOs and a partner to a broad spectrum of business owners, boards, and management teams to deliver solutions and drive results.
From 2009 to 2016, Mrs. Luna held senior executive roles with JPMorgan Chase. She served as Chairman of the Houston Market and Managing Director of Chase Commercial Banking. During her 22-year career, she was progressively promoted from management and business development roles to Chief Operating Officer for the regional Commercial and Investment Banking businesses, and to Chief Marketing Officer of the national Commercial Banking business, before assuming the Chairman role. She ran a $150+M revenue business, managed sizable teams, led marketing and communications, talent development, risk management, and strategic planning.
As a dynamic, committed business leader, Mrs. Luna continues to be actively involved in supporting the community in which she lives. She is the founding Chairman of the Board for Houston Exponential (HX), an organization focused on building the city’s innovation ecosystem. She is a Senior Advisor to the HX Venture Fund. Gina is a member of the board of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Houston Branch, and is on the Board and Executive Committee of St. Luke’s Health System. She also serves as a trustee of The Texas A&M Foundation, The Welch Foundation, The Welch Institute, and Baylor College of Medicine. She was elected Chairman of the Greater Houston Partnership (GHP) in 2015 and served as Chair of the nationally acclaimed workforce initiative, UpSkill Houston, from 2013 to 2017. She continues her service on the GHP board, Executive and Nominating Committees.
Mrs. Luna is a member of NACD (National Association of Corporate Directors), where she is NACD Directorship Certified and is a Governance Fellow. Other memberships include Women Corporate Directors, the International Women’s Forum, and the Texas A&M Mays School of Business Dean's Advisory Board.
She is a summa cum laude graduate of Texas A&M University with a bachelor of business administration degree in finance and management.