VC Director @ SCGC Capital in Seattle, WA

SCGC Capital is looking for a well-experienced Director of Industry Analysis with a focus in Artificial Intelligence, IT, and/or electronics. We need a highly-qualified and motivated person to help build out our growth initiatives.

The Director of Industry Analysis will play an important role in supporting the company and our clients in performing in-depth global industry analysis. If you are a PhD and have the ability to analyze large amounts of information and identify comparative advantages, industry experiences in the mentioned areas, and Venture Capital experience, we would like to speak with you.

* We provide OPT/CPT sponsorship. For outstanding candidates, if your OPT/CPT expire in the future, we may offer opportunities to transfer you to other office locations In Greater China Area, Japan, Israel, etc.

Job Type / Category

  • Conduct industry in-depth research and prepare reports
  • Map out industry related value proposition and study vertical markets
  • Work with the internal teams, present insights from industry data
  • Source, assess and track new investment opportunities for our clients
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned on ad-hoc basis

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

  • PhD
  • Strong interest in consulting and/on investment
  • 2 years prior experience, ideally in venture capital, consulting or similar
  • 5 years of industry experience in artificial intelligence, IT, and/or electronics.
  • Self-motivated with a high degree of intellectual curiosity
  • Ability to work independently with little or no supervision in a fast-paced environment with a high volume of transactions
  • Ability to establish and maintain strong relationships with internal and external teams
  • Very strong written and oral communication skills
  • Fluent in Chinese is a huge plus!
  • Superior Microsoft Excel, Word and Powerpoint skills required

Company Profile

SCGC USA provides strategic consulting services to companies in North America/Israel/Europe/Japan with their business development and expansion in Asia, especially in China. Founded in 2018, we have successfully connected a portfolio of highly vetted startups to their suppliers, customers, and investors in Asia, building a thriving global ecosystem. We focus on seven core sectors including consumer goods, TMT, life science, new material, and energy/environment.

Our clients also include established Asian investment funds with long track record of investment in incubation, early stage and growth companies. SCGC USA helps our clients identify high growth companies, discover talented entrepreneurs and conduct due diligence on promising opportunities globally.

SCGC USA offers a non-hierarchical, collaborative, and supportive environment, allowing you to do your best work. The work we do is interesting, challenging and wide-ranging in nature and so is our client base.

We are passionate about what we do and believe collaboration is crucial to speedy execution and value in-person interactions across roles. We value our employees, offering employee coverage for medical and dental insurance.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Venture Capital: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Industry Research: 5 years (Preferred)


  • Doctorate (Required)


  • Seattle, WA (Preferred)


If interested, please apply here.

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