Gwen Dean

Fund Controller

Gwen Dean

Fund Controller

“Visionaries who are brave enough to act on their visions, open so many doors, providing opportunity in countless ways.  I feel fortunate to be in a position to see these ideas coming to life, and it is my goal to provide support to each of these visionaries as they strive to become a successful entrepreneur.”

Gwen joined Osage Venture Partners in 2021 as the Controller.  She is a CPA who has worked in the financial services industry her entire career.  Gwen began her career at PricewaterhouseCoopers and later worked as a senior accountant at both Susquehanna International Group and CMS Companies. She moved on to become a manager at SEI Investments in the company’s Private Equity Fund Services group.  More recently Gwen was a VP – Controller at Milestone Partners, where she served for nearly a decade and was responsible for the firm’s financial reporting, tax reporting, and investor reporting.

Gwen has a B.S. in Accounting from the Pennsylvania State University and an M.B.A. from Temple University. She also holds an active CPA license.

Outside of Osage Gwen enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons.  She also enjoys yoga, traveling, reading, and cheering on the sports teams from her hometown of Pittsburgh.


Favorite food: Italian with Greek as a close second

Childhood pets: My family had cats growing up; currently my sons’ pet is a gecko.

Favorite place to visit: Anywhere I haven’t been before

Bucket list item: Visit all 7 continents