Associate - Investments

Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India Full-time

Role Description

We are looking for a sharp technologist who is passionate about finding, researching, and supporting companies that are transforming and disrupting large industries. The role includes:

Job Description

Supporting the investment process, including:

  • Conducting diligence through research, customer calls, investor calls, etc.
  • Supporting the investment process once the decision to invest has been made
  • Interfacing with lawyers and other external entities as needed
  • Proactive sourcing with the guidance of an investment manager

 Exploring new sectors for investments, including:

  • Analyzing and assessing new markets to help build new investment theses for CIIE
  • Conducting market research through interviews, conferences, and other sources
  • Writing internal reports, blog posts, and articles on these new sectors

Building network of experts in key areas:

  • Managing relationships with experts in the fields of interest
  • Finding new experts that are relevant to CIIE’s fields of interest for investment

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • 2 - 3 years of work experience in a related field, ((e.g., early stage VC, entrepreneurship, management consulting, etc.) ideally with a background in management consulting or banking, coupled with a technical background or significant technical experience
  • Previous investing experience preferred but not mandatory.
  • Extremely passionate and excited by the intersection of large markets and emerging technologies
  • Graduate from a Premier Institute in Engineering, Computer Science or Maths
  • Well versed with a good business toolkit and has strong critical thinking skills; has a strong grasp of technology and tech business models
  • Creative problem solver, exemplary interpersonal skills and a strong work ethic
  • Self starter and a team player

 

 

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