Website Michael Page is Hiring

About the Job. Opportunity with a Leading Crypto-Based VC Fund in Bangalore

Position. Early-Stage Investor

Location. Bangalore

Reporting. Direct reporting to the founder

About Our Client

Join a mission-driven organization at the forefront of the decentralization movement, working towards creating a decentralized world. Backed by influential investors such as Pantera, B Capital Group, Bain Capital Ventures, and Coin base Ventures, our client has achieved unicorn status, become a compliant exchange, and onboarded over 15 million users. The focus now is on developing cutting-edge products, addressing accessibility and security challenges, and bridging the gap between people and Web3 technologies.

Job Description

  • Stay informed about evolving trends in the global blockchain landscape.
  • Develop theses on investment opportunities and publish research in internal/external publications.
  • Proactively source and identify new investment opportunities within the global blockchain ecosystem.
  • Ensure a strong and continuous pipeline of potential investment opportunities.
  • Build relationships with engineers, influencers, marketing/PR/dev partners, entrepreneurs, and other investors in the broader ecosystem.
  • Evaluate investment opportunities through market research, product reviews, competitive analysis, metrics analysis, customer/user reviews, and technical diligence.
  • Monitor progress of portfolio companies and provide support.
  • Connect portfolio companies to the ecosystem and other portfolio companies.
  • Assist in developing strategy, team, and future fund raises for portfolio companies.
  • Work with internal stakeholders to identify acceleration opportunities through M&A.
  • Align stakeholders on potential acquisitions and oversee post-merger integration.

The Successful Applicant

  • 2+ years of experience as an early-stage investor with a top-tier VC firm OR 3+ years of experience as an entrepreneur/operator in the VDA space with deep connections in the domestic/global VDA community.
  • Strong experience in the Consulting space Post and Pre-MBA for 3-6 years.
  • Passionate about cryptocurrency and blockchain with a desire to use technology as an enabler for positive change.
  • Exceptional written and communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to create relationships with entrepreneurs, investors, and the broader blockchain ecosystem.
  • Strong team player with initiative and a value system based on passion, hard work, integrity, and humility.
  • Bachelor and/or Master’s degree in engineering or economics/finance with excellent academic credentials.

What’s on Offer

  1. Work directly with the founder and be part of the investing and strategy team at every step of an investment.
  2. Unlimited wellness leaves and personalized mental wellness & caregiving sessions by experts.
  3. Recharge and rejuvenate through team outings.
  4. Design your own benefit (DYOB).
  5. Competitive compensation.

LinkedIn Learning.  360-degree role, from fundraising, deal sourcing, deal execution to portfolio management.
Contact: Ayushi Shah
Quote job ref: JN-122023-6268009