VC Director @ Inventure - Helsinki, Finland

Submit your CV to: sami.lampinen@inventure.fi or get our referral

Inventure, one of the largest venture capital firms in the Nordics, raised a new EUR 110m
venture capital fund in early 2018, and is now looking for an Investment Director to join our Inventure team.

You will work directly with investments and exciting high-growth companies in the Nordics and the Baltics. You will work in our Nordic investment team with 10 professionals and focus on finding and working with potential investment opportunities. You will also support the founders of our existing portfolio companies with scaling their businesses globally.

We are looking for a highly ambitious professional who can build & shape the Nordic start-up ecosystem:

  • Help us find exciting seed and early-stage start-ups in the Nordics and the Baltics, and also scout opportunities in other key start-up hubs in Europe
  • Identify entrepreneurs we should meet and stay in touch with
  • Conduct in-depth market research, and qualify potential investments
  • Manage in due diligence activities, deal structuring and deal execution
  • Work with the founders of the portfolio companies to support them with strategy, 
    product development, recruitment, marketing and fundraising
  • Represent Inventure at industry events, and take an expert role in covering one or two technology domains

You are the one we are trying to find if:

  • You have at least 10 years of experience in the high-growth technology industries, of which at least 5 years either as a leader in a high-growth start-up or in a venture capital firm investing in start-ups
  • You have a solid understanding of the technology ecosystem and its trends, and you
    have both knowledge and interest in some deep tech areas
  • You are analytical, self-driven and able to work independently to quickly gain an
    understanding of many different industries
  • You have extremely good communication skills, and love working with people
  • You strive in taking projects with a significant impact and a potential to make a true
    difference