Position title
Venture Capital Analyst/Associate
Description

We are seeking a dynamic and highly motivated Analyst/Associate to join our team at ACE Ventures in Geneva or Zurich. We are committed to supporting the growth and success of our portfolio companies and are always on the lookout for new investment opportunities that will be shaping the future. As a member of our team, you will be empowered to work directly with some of the brightest minds in the industry and be a part of driving the strategy's success.

Start date: As soon as possible

Location: Geneva and/or Zurich

Responsibilities
  • Assist across all stages of the investment cycle, from sourcing new deals to screening, performing due diligence, and reporting.
  • Evaluate business ideas and build the foundation of our selection decisions by conducting market research and deep-diving into new industry sectors.
  • Draft investment memos, presentations, and internal documentation that effectively communicate the potential of prospective investments.
  • Work with portfolio companies to help drive their success.
  • Attend pitch events, meet founders and industry partners, and build relationships within the ecosystem to help best accelerate the growth of our portfolio and identify new investment opportunities.
  • Coordinate investor reporting and provide fundraising support, and any other ad-hoc operational
Qualifications
  • Degree in a scientific or relevant field such as computer science, engineering, or business.
  • 2+ years of experience in a similar role, ideally at a venture capital firm, private equity, or startup.
  • Exceptional communication skills: simplifying and articulating complex data clearly and effectively.
  • Independent and self-motivated: thrive in an autonomous work environment, showcasing quick adaptability and a self-starter mentality.
  • Entrepreneurial spirit: we highly value a hustle mentality and a 'make it happen' approach.
  • Language and IT requirements: proficiency in English is essential, and knowledge of any other European language is an asset—solid competency with Microsoft and Google suites, with knowledge of Notion being a plus.
Job Benefits
  • Invest in impactful companies. We support founders who use technology and scientific innovation to shape the future.
  • Collaborate closely with entrepreneurs. Our flat organizational structure means you'll have ownership of projects and the opportunity to contribute your ideas and experiences right from the start.
  • Focus on results and efficiency. We prioritize achieving goals and bringing vision to life efficiently.
  • Join a diverse and inclusive team. Engage in challenging and diverse tasks that allow you to interact with highly skilled professionals in finance, startup operations, tech, and engineering.
  • Grow with us. We aim for you to become a key team member and are committed to investing in your career advancement.

ACE & Company (“ACE”), founded in 2005, is a global private investment platform, with total assets of over $1.6 bn across three investment strategies and investment solutions. It is specialized in direct investments for private investors and supported by a perpetual investment group, ACE Investment Partners.

With headquarters in Geneva and offices in London, New York, and Cairo, our global presence brings us in direct contact with investors, corporate partners, as well as entrepreneurs and offers an exceptional network of opportunities across our diverse investment portfolio.

ACE is regulated by the Swiss Financial Supervisory Authority (FINMA) in Switzerland.

Employment Type
Full-time, Hybrid
Job Location
Geneva / Zurich
Date posted
November 20, 2023
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