John is a Partner at JAZZ Venture Partners, where he focuses on companies across frontier technology, enterprise software, robotics, healthcare, and artificial intelligence. As an entrepreneur and investor, John has worked closely with technologists and scientists from company formation to exit.
He brings deep expertise in understanding nascent technologies and how they translate into product. Prior to JAZZ, John was a Principal at Osage University Partners (OUP), a VC firm focused on investing in startups that commercialize university technologies and scientific breakthroughs. John’s investments and board roles include Algorithmia, Body Labs (acq. AMZN), Corelight, Clarifai, Embodied, Guardant Health (NYSE: GH), Kymeta Corp, SiFive, and Menlo Security. John has a B.S. from Cornell University.