Westly Group

Jason Kalira


Jason joined The Westly Group as a Partner in 2023 and leads the firm’s seed-stage investment strategy. 

Jason has spent his entire career investing, advising, and operating in high-growth technology startups. Prior to joining The Westly Group, Jason helped build Parsable, an Industry 4.0 enterprise software business that provides Connected Worker solutions to the likes of Honeywell, Pirelli, Holcim, Cemex, and Heineken. Jason held a variety of executive leadership roles at Parsable, including as the company’s Chief Operating Officer and Chief Strategy Officer, and helped scale the business to 800 manufacturing facilities in over 70 countries during his tenure. 

Prior to Parsable, Jason began his investing career at Battery Ventures, a global venture capital firm with over $13 billion under management, where he focused on early and expansion stage opportunities for the firm. 

Jason earned his B.S. in Business Administration from The Ohio State University.