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VC Associate @ Point72 Ventures in San Francisco, CA

We are looking for a passionate Associate to join the Ventures Healthcare team to help assess and identify early stage investments in world-class startups.  As an Associate, you will learn the inefficiencies that challenge the global healthcare industry by helping us assess startup companies across healthcare, build a robust network of expert contacts, and engage in deep thematic research on the industry.  Expect to meet interesting companies each day while helping them make an impact on our world.

 When you join our team, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Conduct financial, business and product due diligence including meeting with company management teams; progress deals from first meeting to deal close
  • Produce clear and concise investment theses and memos
  • Develop financial models to project market size, investment returns and valuations
  • Conduct market research and competitive analysis within sub-sectors of healthcare
  • Become a specialist over time in multiple verticals within the healthcare space to identify trends and recommend investment opportunities
  • Directly support senior investment team members to evaluate and diligence opportunities
  • Support team with quarterly reporting of portfolio performance
  • Utilize industry leading technology and data to create insightful analysis

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have a demonstrated passion for emerging trends in healthcare
  • Be inquisitive and analytical in distilling abstract ideas into thoughtful insights
  • Show intuition through research and critical thinking; draw conclusions from imperfect information
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with proven ability to interact with business partners and clearly articulate ideas to gain buy-in
  • Excel at networking and demonstrate ability to build strong relationships from first impression to long-term business partnerships
  • Venture capital, private equity, banking, consulting or similar experience required; preferably focused in healthcare
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Able to build financial models and understand startup companies’ economics

If interested, please apply here.

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Written by sandeepashah

October 26, 2020 at 3:32 am

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