VC Analyst @ Savvysherpa in Minneapolis, MN

The Venture Analyst (LinkedIn, Crunchbase) is a key member of our Venture Development team. Venture Analysts are responsible for evaluating market trends, tracking competitive landscapes, and conducting high-level research in a variety of healthcare verticals. In addition, the Venture Analyst will support the team in developing financial models and conducting due diligence in order to evaluate internal investment projects.

Position Location(s): Minneapolis, MN


  • Analyze market and industry trends
  • Conduct high-level research and assessments using publicly available resources such as research reports, SEC filings, industry information, etc.
  • Track competitive landscape
  • Perform due diligence on potential new partners and investment themes
  • Develop financial models with appropriate underlying assumptions
  • Assist in Identifying potential for intellectual property ownership
  • Build reporting on where investments are being made, their progress, and future efforts
  • Maintain relationships with industry partners as needed
  • Attend client meetings and represent Venture Development team as needed

Desired Attributes

  • Strong team player with excellent oral and written communication skills, as well as being comfortable communicating directly with senior management teams
  • Ability to build trusted relationships with colleagues and clients
  • Curious, inquisitive, and eager to learn
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Ability to adapt quickly as relationships, ideas, and assets change over time
  • Poise under pressure
  • Career-driven individual with passion for healthcare, technology, entrepreneurship, and investments
  • Self-starter with the ability to start projects and analysis with minimal to no supervision


  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Minimum 2-3 years combined work experience in investment banking, corporate business development, venture capital, start-ups
  • US healthcare industry experience strongly preferred (payer, provider, or supplier)
  • Solid understanding of healthcare business models and how money moves between the payers, providers, suppliers, and members strongly preferred
  • Proven ability to create detailed financial models (CFA Optional)

If interested, please apply here.

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