John Cowgill is an American investor and principal at Costonoa Ventures. Cowgill focuses his investments in enterprise technologies related to software-as-a-service (SaaS), security, business marketplaces, and deep technology.
In 2016 John Cowgill became the principal at Costanoa Ventures. Notable investments John Cowgill has made during his time at Costanoa Ventures (as of September 2019) include: Roadster (series A), Landit (seed), Springboard (series A), Parallel Domain (seed), Kepler Communications (series A), Leap Retail (seed), NumberAI (series A), AppOmni (seed), and Stealth Security Company (series A).
From 2013 to 2016 (3 years), John Cowgill worked as a consultant for McKinsey & Company where he primarily focused his consulting efforts on strategy and operations for fortune 500 companies operating in the consumer packaged goods, healthcare, and technology sectors.
From 2013 to 2014 (1 year), John Cowgill worked in business operations and business development for the technology conference company Techweek.
John Cowgill graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor's degree in Learning and organizational change from Northwestern University.