Fund Manager (Blockchain)

Job Description

Duties include:
Source potential new venture investments, including meeting with founders and entrepreneurs, attending relevant conferences and networking events, supporting and growing deal flow by calling on new prospects
Be active in the accelerator in order to get close to startups over each three month programme period, working closely with the Portfolio Manager in the UK
Manage relationships with pool of investors, and work closely with relevant team members to distribute updates and receive relevant input and feedback
Conduct detailed industry, business and financial due diligence on prospective investments
Prepare in-depth financial and data analysis for potential investments, including customer and management references, market sizing and mapping, as well as industry research
Develop financial models relating to financings, restructurings, valuation analyses and liquidity events
Prepare thorough investment memorandum and presentations
Develop investment themes within the blockchain investment sector
Maintain knowledge of existing investments and monitor financial performance
Prepare quarterly investment analysis and write-ups of existing deals for investor and management reporting
Support portfolio company management teams on special projects

Skills and experience required:
At least two years within the venture capital or early-stage private equity market, and at least two years of investment banking or management consulting experience. Also interested in someone with at least two years of operating experience at a high technology company, preferably in a general management, product management or business development role
Ideally, an MBA from an elite business school, or equivalent work experience
Superior financial modelling, writing and presentation skills
Excellent research and organisational skills
Exceptional communication, interpersonal and networking skills with proven ability to develop and maintain effective business relationships
Ability to perform at a high level without significant supervision and with attention to detail
Strong, active ties to startup and VC communities
Ability to interpret data and provide relevant conclusions/recommendations
Ability to articulate ideas in a group setting