VC Director @ High Tech Grunderfonds in Bonn, Germany

The High-Tech Gründerfonds (LinkedIn, Crunchbase) is Germany’s most active and largest early-stage investor:

  • Since 2005 on the market
  • 30 Investment Professionals
  • 476 financed companies
  • 820 million euros in three funds
  • 1.5 billion euros external capital
  • 1189 Follow-up financing
  • 85 exits

Investment Director (m / f) High-tech start-ups

For our team, we are looking for an investment director (m / f) for hardware or software start-ups in full-time at the Bonn location as an opportunity to actively contribute to the sustainable success of the HTGF portfolio with a focus on IoT, Printing, mechanical engineering, industrial software and semiconductor or software, IT, e-commerce, FinTech, big data, IT security and telecommunications.

Your tasks:

  • Self-responsible acquisition, value development and sale of companies of their own portfolio
  • Exercise of the shareholders’ rights of the fund, among other things, on advisory and supervisory board mandates
  • Technical leadership of colleagues in the sourcing and the valuable development of their portfolios
  • Involvement of new colleagues in investment management
  • Representation of the fund in the seed market in front of entrepreneurs, investors and industry
  • Takeover of conceptual and strategic projects of the fund

Your profile:

  • Completed technical or natural sciences studies and a deep understanding of business-related topics
  • Extensive transaction experience as a lead investor in the venture capital market as well as typically exit experience
  • Management experience in a start-up
  • High professional competence in your technology field as well as demonstrable business management experience
  • Relevant network in the industry and VC industry
  • Fluent in spoken and written German and English

Our range:

The High-Tech Gründerfonds gives you a unique overview of the high-tech developments “Made in Germany” as well as the opportunity to grow in and with the fund personally and professionally. In addition, we offer you:

  • High degree of self-determined working with all facets of investment management
  • Opportunity to build up your own portfolio and actively carry it through to all stages of the company until sales or stock exchange
  • Significant influence on the success of the fund
  • Depth insights and networking in the German start-up and venture capital scene as well as the national and international investor landscape
  • Performance-oriented basic remuneration as well as medium- and long-term incentives
  • Perspective on appointment as a Prokuristen after successful probation

If interested, please apply here.

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