Head of Corporate Development
Jason Gayl was raised on the East Coast – He was born in Philly, lived in Boston for college and the next few years, and has been residing Washington DC for the past 18 years. Jason started his career with a degree in economics. He worked for Brown Brothers Harriman and the Calvert Group as a mutual fund administrator before getting his MBA from the University of Maryland’s R.H. Smith School of Business. Having studied finance, strategy and entrepreneurship, Jason then began advising executives and investors on growth strategies.
Prior to Ongoing Operations, Jason ran the DC offices of Venture Management and Cyber Capital Partners. Venture Management is a boutique investment bank and management consultancy focused on guiding technology contractors through mergers, acquisitions, recapitalizations and strategic partnerships. Cyber Capital Partners is an independent sponsor dedicated to guiding early stage cyber security technology firms through beta client engagements and seed & venture capital. Jason brought these skills to Ongoing Operations in 2015, applying his expertise in growth strategies for investor backed technology companies.
As a proud father of two boys, Jason is very active coaching little league baseball and running the local Cub Scout pack. Outside of OGO, Jason is focused on building out a foundation aimed at teaching entrepreneurship to children, teenagers and young adults.