Venture Developer (f/m/d)

Apollo Ventures is a life science venture capital firm and life science company builder working across Europe and North America. Apollo is unique among investment firms due to its focus on a specific field of scientific research – the basic biology of aging. Apollo helps scientists working on understanding how and why we age to set up companies based on their discoveries, then builds those companies together with scientists and biotech professionals.

As a Venture Developer you will be responsible to create, build and launch venture backed life science companies. You will have the opportunity to join one of the portfolio companies or stay on board and continue scaling up a new batch of startups.

Responsibilities

  • Build new portfolio companies from the ground up and monitor their development
  • Be the key link for internal project communication between Apollo and the portfolio companies
  • Help to source, screen and analyze the potential of early stage biotech companies to join Apollo’s portfolio
  • Help to grow Apollo’s network of investors and other partners
  • Develop and implement new ideas for Apollo’s management

Requirements

  • Outstanding academic results, preferably with a business background from a top-notch university
  • A minimum of six months relevant work experience in a start-up, preferably with a focus on Business Development, Financial Planning or Project Management
  • Previous work experience in a start-up, tier -1 investment banking and or consulting experience
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills, entrepreneurial spirit and hands-on mentality
  • Proven ability to further the development of companies
  • Ability to switch between startup- and corporate environment
  • Fluency in German and English
  • Excellent MS Office skills
  • Excitement for tackling complex business situations

Applications

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter + CV including two references from current or recent supervisors/employers to jobs@apollo.vc

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