Christian Locke



Christian serves as an Associate at CLX Ventures. He is responsible for financial analysis, data science, market research, investor relations, due diligence, site acquisition and financing with a heavy emphasis on process improvement.


Prior to this, Christian worked at First United Bank in C&I underwriting, loan operations, special assets and process improvement. He was responsible for bank-wide QR code implementation– a strongly adopted innovation as of 2020.


He worked with the Texas Legislature and, in August of 2019, Texas House Bill 1300 was passed with the aid of his financial analysis. In 2017, he founded Knight Business Analytics, LLC, and has since become the state’s foremost expert in finance regarding commercial mariculture.


During his undergraduate education he founded a start-up which placed Top 50 in Baylor’s New Venture Competition. This business was instrumental in opening the door for his graduate education.


Christian has additional experience underwriting grant proposals for 501 (c)(3) organizations.


Christian holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Baylor University and a Master of Business Administration from the Acton School of Business.