Elijah (Eli) Feinstein
Member of Public Standing
Eli Feinstein is a Managing Director at Fox Henning, a holding company that buys and invests in privately held businesses. He is a board member and recent president of the Association for Corporate Growth’s (ACG) Louisiana Chapter. He also serves as a board member of the Anti-Defamation League for the South-Central United States, and the Youth Empowerment Project. He has held multiple appointed positions, including the Industrial Development Board of New Orleans.
Before starting his business career, Eli served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Togo, West Africa, where he helped local micro-credits, and worked with with the Peace Corps on volunteer safety.
He studied history and economics at Brandeis University, where he was captain of the sailing, and ski teams. Eli received an MBA from Babson, where he organized conferences on early stage entrepreneurship and venture capital financing. He holds a USCG captain’s license and is a commercial/multi-engine/instrument rated pilot. He lives in New Orleans with his wife, Jana Lipman, a Tulane University History Professor and their two daughters. He still sails competitively, and plays soccer in an over 40 league.