John Roland

Vice President, Venture Development

John Roland is Vice President of Venture Development at Cogo Labs and serves as an advisor to the incubator's portfolio companies. Prior to his current role, John has held many positions around the incubator and its affiliates including: VP of Analytics at Cogo, SVP of Corporate Development & Strategy at EverQuote (Cogo's largest portfolio company), and Partner at Link Ventures (Cogo's parent company).

In his time at Cogo, John has managed multiple business units, grown the company's analytics department and expanded the incubator's data and traffic driving capabilities. At EverQuote and Link, he supported fundraising efforts for the company and fund, respectively.

John holds a B.A. in Mathematics and Physics from Dartmouth College and graduated summa cum laude.

Our Executive Team

David Blundin

Chairman & Co-Founder

Dr. Jeffrey Considine

Chief Scientist

Rob Fisher

Vice President, Analytics

John McGeachie

Chief Strategy Officer & SVP, Business Operations

Matt Plasker

Chief Financial Officer

Joe Presbrey

Chief Engineer

John Roland

Vice President, Venture Development

John Werner

Chief Network Officer, SVP Corporate Development

Mira Wilczek

President & CEO