Principal Health Team (f/m/d), full-time, Berlin or Munich

Job description

About Speedinvest

Speedinvest is a leading early-stage venture capital firm with more than €1B AuM and 40 investors based in Berlin, London, Munich, Paris, and Vienna. Our dedicated sector-focused teams are the first to fund Europe's most innovative technology startups and our in-house operational experts are on-hand to offer founders ongoing support with growth, HR, US market expansion, and more. Wefox, Bitpanda, TIER Mobility, GoStudent, Wayflyer, Curve, CoachHub, Schüttflix, TourRadar, Adverity, and Twaice are among our portfolio of 250+ companies.


We are growing our Health team and hiring a Principal!



Personalized, preventative and predictive: A decade from now, healthcare needs to look very different. Patient-centric care, digital therapeutics, data and back-end infrastructure, chronic conditions management, tools for bio…These are just a few of the topics we are passionate about.


We’re on a mission to find, fund and support the boldest companies at the intersection of health and technology. Find out more about our Health team and portfolio here:
https://www.speedinvest.com/health


About the Position

We’re a small but mighty team and you will be instrumental in shaping our future strategy and success. You will help us refine our thesis and source and lead the most promising opportunities. You will play an active role in growing our health brand across Europe and build lasting relationships with exceptional founders: helping them on their investment journey and providing them with strategic and operational support.


Your Responsibilities

  • Grow our European digital health network, source high-potential opportunities
  • Evaluate deals and present investment recommendations
  • Lead deal process from start to completion
  • Coach more junior team members
  • Research and sharpen our thesis
  • Build a recognized voice and grow our digital health brand across Europe
  • Be the go to person for portfolio companies
  • Create content and represent Speedinvest at conferences and events
  • Lead special projects on an as-needed basis

Requirements

Your Qualifications and Skills

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree, focus on life sciences or medicine preferred. MBA or similar a plus
  • Minimum of 7+ years of relevant work experience
  • Preferably a combination of 3+ years in VC as well as operational experience in health-related field or startups
  • Demonstrated ability to originate, evaluate and win deals
  • Great communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Desire to work in a dynamic, goal oriented organization
  • Ability to learn fast, handle multiple projects in parallel and meet tight deadlines
  • Natural team player, deeply curious


We offer

  • Opportunity to work in a successful, innovative European Venture Capital Fund within an international team.
  • Work in an inspiring environment directly with senior partners and receive ongoing training to develop your technical, leadership and interpersonal skills.
  • Working directly and hands-on with founders and their startups
  • A competitive salary and further monetary benefits.


If you want to work with startups and are passionate about making an impact, we look forward to receiving your application.


Speedinvest believes in equal opportunities for everyone and encourages diversity and inclusion. We want to encourage applicants with diverse backgrounds to apply to the Venture Capital world. We process all applications without regard to gender, nationality, race, color, religion, age, disability status, sexual orientation or marital status.