Speedinvest is a leading European venture capital fund for digital startups. With 230M Euro under management and growing, Speedinvest works side-by-side with early-stage entrepreneurs to build fantastic companies. Thanks to our hands-on model, our global partner network and our operations in Vienna, Silicon Valley, London, Moscow, Berlin and Munich, we have managed to become a focal point in the European startup community. Speedinvest has successfully invested in companies such as Bitmovin, Stateless, Hitbox, Sipwise, Tourradar, Wefox, Shpock and Wikifolio.
Be part of our international and diverse team of motivated, talented and results-focused colleagues who share a passion to drive impact and be a true partner to start-ups.
About the Position
As a Speedinvest Principal you will play an active role in building our relationship with founders and helping them from the beginning to the end of the investment journey.
You will be responsible for trend scouting, deal sourcing, and due diligence for investment opportunities. Furthermore, you will be instrumental in engaging existing portfolio companies and in providing them with operational support, working on their ideas and supporting them with your “can-do” attitude. You will be part of our Deeptech team, focussing on “IP rich” and/or Enterprise focusses software/SaaS startups.
This is you
You hold a technical degree, for example in computer science, physics, mathematics, engineering, computational biology or a related technical field.
You have > 5 years of relevant work experience, preferably as an operator in a startup or tech company or you have experience in analytical as well as customer facing positions such as consulting, business development, venture capital or similar.
You already have developed or have the ability to build a strong network in the European start-up ecosystem.
Experience as a founder or in venture capital is a big plus.
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.
If you like being able to drive impact and enjoy working closely with start-ups, we look forward to receiving your application via firstname.lastname@example.org.