Investment Director - Technology

Employer
European Recruitment
Location
Cranford London, England, TW4 Hounslow, Hounslow, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Feb 22, 2021
Closes
Feb 23, 2021
Ref
2004111497
Job Role
Director/Board
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Level of qualification
CIMA, Qualified

Currently partnered with a tech giant looking to increase investment activities across Europe: primarily into early / growth stage fintech, deep tech, med-tech / bio-tech platforms, but mandate is open and to some extent driven by the expertise of the individual brought on board. You'll be an accomplished investor, with an ability to source, lead engagement and execute from Series A / B onwards. They have huge amounts of capital to deploy.


  • Ideally you'll have c. 10+ years experience, a mixture of IB, operating and investment is ideal, but existing VC / growth investing is essential (preferably from a top VC/PE fund)
  • Ideally you'll have looked at investment cases across a broad range of sectors
  • An ability to effectively engage with Founders in a competitive investment landscape
  • Can oversee the entire investment lifecycle and process without oversight
  • Commercially minded, long-term growth orientated mindset
  • Take Board Observer / Board Member seats at portcos and advise accordingly
  • Academically strong, ideally with phD but not essential