• Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • PER, Private Equity Recruitment
  • 2019-03-23

Principal, Global Venture Capital Investor, London, UK

Reference: 6302 /23S

Principal, Global Venture Capital Investor, London, UK

6302 /23S
Our client is a global venture capital investor. The fund has great access to significant capital and takes a hands-on approach with their portfolio companies. The scope is broad - you will be investing across insurance tech, big data analytics and AI to digital health, internet of things and cyber security. You will be an active investor, frequently leading rounds and investing alongside other top-tier venture capital firms in the US and Europe.

It has a strong deal pipeline and as such is looking for an experienced Principal to join the team to play a key role in all investment activity - from execution to on-going portfolio work with investee companies. You will also be involved in developing the broader investment themes for the fund and will have a hand in shaping the future of the venture activity.

The role is London based but you will be frequently travelling to Europe and America to source and execute deals. As such this is a rare opportunity to take a leading role in a truly global fund and invest in the best deals in the market across the world.

  • Screening investments and sourcing new deal flow
  • Due diligence, financial analysis, managing third party advisors and writing investment papers on prospective investments
  • Working closely with portfolio companies post-acquisition, attending board meetings and making follow-on investments

  • A top-tier background within a leading VC fund
  • First class education, with a top rate degree form a world leading institution
  • Ability to manage multiple stakeholder relations simultaneously
  • Highly entrepreneurial, demonstrated through both your work and personal life
  • Strategic mind-set with commercial acumen