Our Team


John Osborne

Executive Administrator

        John has over a decade of experience working various roles in the finance industry including commercial banking, private banking, and venture capital.  Beyond his work with Charleston Angel Partners, John is also the Director and Co-Founder of The Harbor Entrepreneur Center, a non-profit initiative dedicated to creating collision among entrepreneurs in the Charleston area, a Managing Partner of Good Growth Capital, a local venture capital firm focused on early stage technology companies, and the Founder of Strive Cup and Charleston Angel Conference.

        John has been named one of Charleston's 50 Most Influential People of 2017 by Charleston Business Magazine (2017), Charleston’s '40 Under 40' by Charleston Regional Business Journal (2013), and one of Charleston’s '50 Most Progressive' by Charlie Magazine (2014).

        Originally from Billings, MT, John has lived in Charleston for the past 19 years.  He currently lives on Johns Island with his wife Allison and two sons.  He enjoys going on adventures with family and friends both locally and globally.


James Joseph




        James joined Charleston Angel Partners in May 2017 to assist with due diligence, deal sourcing and negotiations, business development, and member outreach.  James is currently earning his MBA at The Citadel Baker School of Business.  He is also a graduate of the Charleston School of Law where he focused his studies on corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and deal negotiations.  James works closely with diligence teams, company founders, and member investors to improve all aspects of the Charleston Angel Partners dealflow and day to day operations.

        Originally from Pittsburgh, PA, James moved to Charleston in 2011 and currently lives in Mt Pleasant.