As Venture Partner, you are part of the Transformative Tech team at Industrifonden and contribute to value creation for the portfolio as a whole, as well as the evaluation of new investments. There is a deep focus on product and tech within the software area in this role where you will independently develop decision-support material focusing on technology, product, and market analysis.
You will be a senior addition to the investment operations team, evaluating product/technology relevance in new and follow-up investments. Initially, you will support experienced investment directors and eventually contribute to a continued flow of high-quality deals through your network with Industrifonden.
Add credibility and provide strategic advice both internally and externally in your area of expertise
You will be the voice and reason for everything tech and product and have a hands-on approach
Continuous analysis of relevant investment areas
Staying on top of the latest technology trends and developments
Playing a vital role in the preparation of decision support material, with a special focus on a deep understanding of the product and relevant market/sales strategies from a technology perspective
Background and experience:
Demonstrated relevant work experience as a senior Tech/Product leader or similar from either a startup, scaleup, or business transformative environment
Broad understanding of software engineering/product and operations practices, hopefully with an ability to make architectural decisions
You have a modern view of product and tech development with an iterative approach and the end-user in focus
Communicator with an ability to bridge business and technology
Ability to work cross-functionally and work in an international dynamic, ambitious, and business-driven environment
A well-established network within the CTO/CPO community.
Experience in technical due diligence is advantageous
Preferably experience with different business models/operations
Very good proficiency in Swedish and English, both spoken and written
Academic degree, preferably MSc in Computer Science or equivalent
Team player, with a positive, humble, and purpose-driven mindset
Strong logical and analytical skills, and curious about the surrounding world
Responsible, with high integrity and inspiring trust
Self-motivated person with a natural drive and entrepreneurial spirit
We collaborate with our partner Safemind in this particular search - warm welcome to apply for this role through their website.
The direction of our investment activities is guided by science and we’re here to bring breakthrough Nordic innovations to the world.
We make educated and experienced assessments of businesses and invest in firms that employ ground-breaking technologies and innovative business models to respond to social and commercial challenges. This also means that we rely on our professionals’ expertise within our main areas: Life Science, Deep Tech and Transformative Tech.
We understand that every person is unique, and so is their career. With us, you are encouraged to find your own way through understanding of, and great interest in, the future and the technology of the future, as well as teamwork and creative problem solving.
Industrifonden was founded by the Swedish government in 1979 as an independent foundation to provide Swedish industry with an innovation growth engine. For more than forty years, we have partnered with high-tech ventures.
Today, we are an independent venture capital fund continuing our legacy by partnering with innovators and entrepreneurs to bring Nordic breakthrough innovations to the world. We invest in early-stage companies, from seed to A-round funding, and sometimes earlier. Our first ticket is often 10-50 million SEK, with the capacity to invest considerably more during the lifecycle.