Venture Capital Associate at Global Founders Capital

Rocket Internet

Finance | Bengaluru, India

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

Your duties:

  • Searching for and proposing new investment targets

  • Performing industry landscape evaluations

  • Conducting market sizing and competitor research

  • Building financial models to stress test unit economics

  • Leading or participating in meetings with founders

  • Conducting analysis on company materials

  • Developing your own network of founders and investment professionals

  • Building your own deal pipeline, presenting investment opportunities in front of an investment committee and executing deals


Your profile:

  • You have an outstanding degree from a top university

  • You have a proven track record of personal, academic and professional achievements

  • You have an entrepreneurial mind-set with a keen interest in start-ups and technology

  • You have previous work experience in a start-up, top-tier consulting firm, Investment Banking or Venture Capital

  • You have a strong network of founders and investment professionals

  • You can effectively work in an independent, structured and goal-oriented manner

  • You have a high degree of comfort with analytics, numbers and the capability to draw decisions based on both intuition and data

  • You are team oriented and ambitious


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