Osage University Partners, a Bala Cynwyd, PA-based venture capital firm that invests in university startups, announced a new hire and a promotion.
– added Anurag Agarwal, PhD, Associate, to the life science investment team. Dr. Agarwal previously was a consultant at Boston Consulting Group where he worked with healthcare and private equity companies to advise them on corporate growth strategy, business development, portfolio management, and M&A projects; and
– promoted Manny Stockman, PhD, to Senior Associate to the tech investment team. Dr. Stockman joined Osage University Partners as an Associate in 2015 with an investment focus on hardware, IoT, and computing. Prior to joining the firm, he worked at Lockheed Martin.
Led by Bill Harrington, Managing Partner, Osage University Partners is a venture capital firm focused on investing in startups that are commercializing innovative university technologies. Osage partners with top research universities to invest in their most innovative startups, and Osage shares its investment profit with its partner institutions.
The firm invests in software, hardware, and life science companies at all stages of company development. Osage has partnered with 90 universities, including 36 of the top 50 U.S. institutions by research expenditures, and has invested in over 60 of their spinouts.
It is part of a family of investment funds within Osage Partners, which is based in Philadelphia, PA and manages in excess of $500 million.