Guc Ozenci

Guc Ozenci
Venture Partner
Founder Institute

Bethesda, Maryland

LinkedIn: Connect

Member: WNG Entrepreneur Roundtable Leadership Committee

Guc Ozenci is a seasoned entrepreneur, technology professional and thriving leader with strong, harmonizing people skills and a proven track record in connecting business needs with technology and innovation. Marathoner and Ironman candidate - experienced in execution by wearing multiple hats from streamlining operations, managing relationships and setting strategies to management of sales & marketing.

In 2013, Guc co-founded a SaaS startup, Peoplise, raised two rounds of VC funding and led its exit by acquisition. Today, he is an angel investor and advisor to multiple early stage ventures, with valuations of follow on rounds from 3x to 30x. Additionally, he is Director of Founder Institute's Washington DC Chapter, which accelerates promising pre-seed stage ventures. Guc is a proud sponsor of social impact organizations to initiate change for a better World, backing social entrepreneurs, as well.