VC Internship @ Samsung Catalyst Fund in Menlo Park, CA

Samsung Catalyst Fund is a $500mm evergreen multi-stage venture capital fund that invests globally in innovative technology startups, on behalf of Samsung’s mobile, device solutions and consumer electronics groups.  The fund focuses in the areas of AI, fintech, robotics, cloud infrastructure, digital health and device solutions, often in Series A/B rounds.

The group is headquartered in Menlo Park, with additional offices in New York City, Tel Aviv, Berlin, Paris and Seoul. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Source investment opportunities
  • Conduct market, product and financial due diligence
  • Initiate and maintain relationships with entrepreneurs
  • Interact with other venture investors, advisers and colleagues at Samsung
  • Financial analysis and returns modeling
  • Take a large role in the deal closing process
  • Develop investment insights into areas of interest to the fund
  • Support existing portfolio companies


  • MBA/Master’s Degree in Finance, Business, or related from a top institution
  • Desirable: a BS/BA in Engineering, Physics, Computer Science, or Applied Math
  • At least 2-4 years of venture capital, startup, tech investment banking, or management consulting in tech sectors
  • Ability to build financial models to assess operating economics and investment returns
  • Aptitude for understanding new technologies
  • Exceptional written, interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Ability to articulate and advocate business value propositions for new markets and products
  • Excellent Entrepreneurial drive and self-confidence to excel in a high impact, highly dynamic, and geographically dispersed team environment
  • High ethical standards
  • Must be team player
  • Some travel will be required

If interested, please apply here.

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