Giovanni (Giovanni) Capriglione (R-098)

State Representative Giovanni Capriglione

Giovanni (Giovanni) Capriglione (R-098)
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Capitol: 512.463.0690
FAX: 512.463.1004
District: 817.431.5339
Representative
Room E2.610 Capitol Extension 1100 Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701
1100 Bear Creek Parkway
Keller, TX 76248
Residence:Southlake, TX

Committee Assignments

Bio

Giovanni has been married to his wife Elisa for 20 years, and has three children attending Carroll ISD schools. After receiving his BS in Physics, he pursued his MBA in Finance from Santa Clara University. After school, Giovanni went on to work for a DFW based venture capital/private equity firm. 

Giovanni is now the owner and president of his own small business, Texas Adventure Capital LLC, which provides business services to various investment fund managers and business owners. His focus is investing in Texas-based small businesses. Previously, Giovanni held various positions at computer engineering companies specializing in semiconductor design and Internet products, and was senior vice president at an investment firm where he managed the loan and equity portfolios of various American businesses. 

Giovanni was elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2012 and is serving his fifth term representing District 98 which encompasses all or part of Grapevine, Colleyville, Southlake, Keller, Westlake, North Fort Worth, and Haslet. He currently serves on the House Committee on Pension, Investments & Financial Services and the House Committee on Appropriations. He is the chairman of the Innovation & Technology Caucus and a member of the following House caucuses- Manufacturers Caucus, Rural Caucus, Sportsman's Caucus, Veteran's Caucus, Farm to Table Caucus, and the Fine Arts Education Caucus. Giovanni also chairs the Tarrant County Delegation.

Election / Personal Info

First Elected: 2012    Next Election: 2022
Spouse: Elisa   DOB: 3/8/1973
Counties Representing
Tarrant