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VC Analyst @ Unicorn India Ventures in Mumbai, India

Unicorn India Ventures ( is a Venture Capital management company with multiple funds within the Indian start-up environment. Its first fund is a – 15m SEBI (full form here) (Indian equivalent of FCA) registered fund investing seed/early capital in technology businesses across B2C and B2B domains. UIV is currently setting up a – 75m venture debt fund (that will back early and growth stage India-based technology businesses) and a – 10m Breakthrough Fund (that will invest equity capital in Series A/B rounds).

About the role:

Analyst for a full-time position based out of Mumbai, India. The role will provide a significant amount of hands-on exposure to the world of start-ups, along with an opportunity to work with one of the most experienced investment teams in the industry.

Key responsibilities:

– Evaluating new investment opportunities and assiting the senior investment team

– Generating emerging sector-related ideas, tracking market data and identifying trends

– Investor communications, including quarterly, newsletters and annual reports

– Supporting the investment team in due diligence, transaction execution and documentation

– Post-investment portfolio management support to Venture Partners/Managing Partners

– Managing compliance and monthly/quarterly reporting in portfolio companies

– Managing firms social media handles and drive enagagement; assist senior team in writing articles

– Supporting the Partners in the fund raising for fund via deep sectoral research & preparation of investor pitches

Ideal Candidate for the role:

– 2 to 4 years of work experience in Startup / Corporate / Investment Bank / ConsutingĀ 

– Strong in Excel, PowerPoint and Word

– Communication, writing, research and analytical skills are essential and will be tested

– Strong curiosity and understanding for technology, business models, markets and startups

– Major in Engineering or Science from a top tier Institution globally or within India (NITs, IITs, BITS or DCE, Bombay University, Delhi University)

– Highly motivated, passionate about this industry, self-initiation and ability to work independently

– Significant campus leadership experience and extra-curricular achievements will be a plus

– Understanding of finance and accounting is a plus

Benefits of Analyst Position:

– Experience and exposure to the full end-to-end cycle venture capital business

– Hands on opportunity to work directly in live situations

– Direct interactions with Managing/Venture Partners and Principals on 2-3 person teams

– Excellent experience in the nascent and fast-growing Indian VC / PE industry

– Valuable and excellent experience for the candidates inclined to pursue a top quality MBA in future

– Great network building experience


As per Industry Standards and can vary as per experience and profile of candidates.


If interested, please apply here.

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Written by sandeepashah

September 12, 2018 at 4:40 am

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