Jon Gulardo

Senior Associate

Jon Gulardo

Senior Associate

Jon joined Osage Venture Partners as an Analyst in 2018, after completing two six-month internships with the firm in 2016 and 2017.  He was named Associate in 2021 and promoted to Senior Associate in 2023. Jon focuses on sourcing new investment opportunities and providing diligence and portfolio support.  He has also led research on several emerging technologies for the firm, including conversational AI and industrial robotics. Jon serves as a Board Director for BookKeeping Express and DeepSurface, while also being a Board Observer Connectbase, Curavit Research, Incentivio, Knit, Rep AI, Returnalyze, and TruLite.

Previously, Jon interned for Susquehanna International Group working on the trading floor as an Operations Analyst in Bala Cynwyd, PA. During college, Jon served as President of the Student Board of Philly Startup Leaders where he helped build a new community for aspiring entrepreneurs and startup leaders in Philadelphia.  Jon graduated summa cum laude from Drexel University with a B.S. in Business and a minor in Entrepreneurship.


Favorite Book or Author:  Grit by Angela Duckworth

Go-to Karaoke Song:
  Bohemian Rhapsody

A Bucket List Item:
  Learn how to surf

Most Memorable Childhood Job:
  Pizza Deliverer

Favorite Food:
  Anything Italian