Investment Manager

Swisscom Ventures is the venture capital arm of Swisscom AG, the leading telecom and ICT provider in Switzerland. Since 2007, we have invested in over 70 technology companies and currently have more than CHF600m under management from Swisscom and institutional investors.

Working together with the Investment Partner, you are expected to support in all aspects of carrying out successful investments on behalf of Swisscom Ventures with a focus on Deep Tech in Europe, U.S and Switzerland.

Your responsibilities

You will be expected to identify potential investment targets and thereby help the team building a high-quality pipeline of companies suitable for investments in line with our investment thesis. Furthermore, you will assist in the evaluation of these potential targets to conclude and support investment decisions. These evaluations are of a holistic nature, considering all aspect of a company, ranging from team assessment to financial analysis as well as comprehensive understanding of relevant technologies and markets. You will be expected to form and express your own opinion on investment targets under your analysis. From time to time, you will also be helping in managing our existing portfolio of investments.

Occupancy rate: 100%.
Location: Z├╝rich or Berne or anywhere within Switzerland

Your background

  • Master degree in Science and / or Business Administration
  • Minimum of 2-3 years professional experiences, preferably with exposure to sales, marketing and product management in the technology sector. Commercially focused R&D is also highly valued.
  • Strong general interest in technology and financial markets
  • Keen interest in entrepreneurship and what it takes to build successful companies
  • Having a good network, or be prepared to quickly build such a network, from which investment opportunities can be sources
  • Pro-active, outgoing character – not afraid of engaging with smart and high-paced founders, developers, and fellow-venture-capital investors
  • Analytical mindset but with a strong bias for action, i.e. focus on getting things done
  • Open mind and motivation to climb a steep learning curve in fields potentially new to you.

Are you ready?

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