VC Analyst @ Claris Lifesciences Limited in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

Position Name : Analyst – Venture Capital

Reporting to : Vice President – Corp. Finance

Business Unit : Claris Capital Limited


  • To be responsible for sourcing, executing, and working on due diligence of venture capital transactions to build a portfolio
  • To identify investment opportunities as well as provide operational support to the portfolio companies
  • To identify the potential clients and build a steady pipeline of new prospects with proactive strategies
  • To identify any new investment opportunities based on market and competitor analysis
  • To source new early stage investments, including meeting founders and entrepreneurs
  • To source investment opportunities, both directly and through a network of contacts at universities, VCs, incubators, accelerators, etc.
  • To represent the fund at events and conferences
  • To hold discussions with the clients, understand the business in detail and prepare financial model and other deal documents of the company
  • To perform due diligence on potential investments to validate the business opportunity for financial returns
  • To evaluate long and short term fund requirements of companies
  • To analyze financial ratios to understand the financial health of the company
  • To develop and deliver periodic reports for portfolio review of the fund
  • To actively involved in monitoring portfolio companies, including financial and operating performance, value-adding in portfolio companies, preparation of periodic reports and groundwork for implementing exit strategies

Desired Skills & Experience: The candidate should have:


  • Proficient in using in any of following or similar tools – Pitchbook, Capital IQ, Thomson Reuters, InsideView, Unomy, ProductHunt
  • Skilled performer with strong research, problem solving, and time management skills along with the ability to multi task
  • Able to understand and interpret complex business activities
  • Advanced MS PowerPoint Skills with emphasis on presentation preparation
  • Ability to effectively summaries information into clear, concise, and insightful updates

Educational Qualifications:

  • BE/equivalent in Computer/ IT studies + MBA (Premier Institute)
  • Candidates passed out from IIT, IIM will be preferred

Personal attributes: Good Communication & presentation skills, ability to tap new clientele, strong negotiation skills

  • Business perspective / acumen
  • Ownership & drive for results
  • Customer focus
  • Effective & open communications
  • Process mindset with focus on continuous improvement
  • Flexibility to handle changing priorities and tight deadlines
  • Good communication & presentation skills
  • Ability to tap new oppurtunities
  • Strong negotiation skills

If interested, please apply here.

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