Lukas received his education at Wake Forest University in North Carolina, where he earned a bachelor's degree in economics. After college, he started his career at Walmart as an analyst before moving to Goldman Sachs investment bank, where he worked in investment banking.
Currently, Lukas is one of the principal managing directors of the Heritage LLC fund, which focuses on investing in real estate and science. However, he devotes a significant portion of his time to charity work. He is a co-founder of the Lukas Walton Conservation Foundation, which funds projects related to nature conservation and free education.
In his free time, Lukas enjoys sports and actively participates in events organized by his foundation and other charitable organizations.