Venture Capital Associate at Global Founders Capital - China

Rocket Internet

Finance | Shanghai, China

Company Description

Global Founders Capital (CrunchBase, AngelList) is a $1BN+ globally oriented, stage agnostic Venture Capital fund that empowers gifted entrepreneurs worldwide. With offices in Berlin, Munich, San Francisco, London, Paris, and Beijing, GFC brings a deep understanding of the global markets and an ability to support the international development of companies. Global Founders Capital is a fund ‘by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs’. We’ve had a history of success and the partners in the fund have built/backed over 10 billion dollar companies such as eBay, Linkedin, Facebook, DeliveryHero, Canva and many other successful Internet ventures. 

Job Description

This specific role will focus on potential deals in China. Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Deal origination (research, initial acquisition targets and deal pipelines)

  • Deal analysis (market research, competitor benchmarking, financial analysis, valuation)

  • Deal execution (negotiation with targets, coordination of work streams)

  • Due diligence


  • Experience in the Chinese VC and/or private equity or growth field particularly with sourcing deals

  • Proven track record of personal, academic and professional achievements,

  • High degree of comfort with analytics, numbers and the capability to draw decisions based on both intuition and data

  • Ability work in an independent, structured and goal-oriented manner

  • Ability to adapt to new challenges in a dynamic and fast-paced environment while managing multiple projects

  • Ability to prioritize deliverables and meet demanding deadlines

  • Ability to work well within a team-oriented environment or individually

  • Must be fluent in Mandarin, Chinese, already based in China preferred


Additional Information

Your opportunity:

  • A fast-paced working environment with challenges that let you grow day by day

  • Flat hierarchies with space for your own ideas in a dynamic, dedicated and motivating environment