Osage University Partners, a Bala Cynwyd, PA-based venture capital firm that invests in university startups, has promoted Matt Cohen, Ph.D. to Principal.
Dr. Cohen has been with Osage University Partners since 2013, prior to which he was a consultant at L.E.K. Consulting. He originally joined the firm as an Associate and was promoted to Senior Associate in early 2015.
Led by Bill Harrington, Managing Partner, Osage University Partners is a venture capital firm focused on investing in startups that are commercializing university technologies. Osage partners with research universities to invest in their innovative startups shareing its investment profit with partner institutions.
The firm invests in software, hardware, and life science companies at all stages of company development. To date, it has partnered with over 80 universities, including 36 of the top 50 U.S. institutions by research expenditures, and has invested in over 50 of their spinouts.
Osage University Partners is part of a family of investment funds within Osage Partners, which is based in Philadelphia, PA and manages in excess of $500 million.