Jonathan Schalliol is Director, New Ventures Group and Corporate Leader, Accelerator Program for The Heritage Group / HG Ventures. HG Ventures invests $50 MM per year into early stage and growth stage companies developing advanced materials and systems for transportation infrastructure, environmental services and specialty chemicals. The Heritage Group Accelerator powered by Techstars has a domain of interest but invests in very early stage companies through capital and mentorship.
Since joining THG, Jonathan Schalliol has performed multiple corporate development roles, most recently as Director, Strategy + M&A. Prior to THG, he served as Global Business Strategist for Plug & Play after serving for seven years as Chief Financial Officer and Vice President, Business Development for WisdomTools, an early leader in geospatial data and augmented reality technology. Jonathan has also worked in investment banking for Merrill Lynch, management consulting for Ernst & Young, and marketing for Apple.
He is an active member of the local entrepreneurial community, is a board member of the Indiana Venture Club, has been a board member of TEDxIndianapolis, and periodically lectures at the Kelley School of Business. Jonathan received an MBA in Entrepreneurship & Corporate Innovation from the Kelley School of Business with honors, and he received a BS in Business from the Kelley School of Business, where he was named Chancellor’s Scholar.
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