Analyst is ultimately responsible for discovering exceptional early stage (pre-seed) startups to invest in, assessing them and providing insights needed in order to make a great judgement call on whether to invest in a particular startup or not.
Part of the responsibility lies in refining areas where sustainability/climate-tech could make a significant impact on reduction of global greenhouse gas emissions and helping us polish our investment strategy.
The candidate has a passion for climate and sustainability, great understanding of technology and strong analytical thinking. Having a network and being able to grow it by connecting with key sustainability stakeholders of early stage entrepreneurial hubs will give you a competitive advantage in this role.
We are supported by successful entrepreneurs and we look for candidates that are entrepreneurial and mission driven.
Start date: asap. Length of the internship will be mutually agreed upon based on your preferences and availability.
Identifying and refining key areas where climate-tech might end up making a significant impact on reduction of global greenhouse gas emissions.
Analysing the entrepreneurial and startup ecosystems, identifying key stakeholders and establishing a network of trusted advisors, connectors and angel investors.
Identifying mission driven founders and sourcing promising startups and investments for the pre/seed sustainability programme.
Have the ability to track down promising early pre/seed stage startups, grow high quality sourcing leads
Be able to explain our global mission and secure interest in our program when meeting promising founders and startups.
Drive continuous review and calibration of dealflow assessment parameters.
Have true grit!
Be mission driven, have a desire to help the planet and be able to learn fast.
Have a curious and analytical mind, be highly proficient in handling/analysing data.
Be able to detect trends early, identify/quantify opportunities, and be able to connect the dots.
Be able to work closely with G-Force/Founders Factory teams and senior stakeholders to extract needed insights.
Have great attention to detail and the ability to make sound judgement calls under time pressure.
Ability to present findings into a clear thesis consolidating mass data into digestible insights.
Be familiar with the world of sustainability so that you can identify emerging trends and spot valuable investment opportunities in this fast evolving sector.
Be organised, structured, process oriented, data focused and results oriented.
G-Force: Powered by one of leading early stage investment groups (Founders Factory) and backed by successful tech entrepreneurs, G-Force is a climate-tech pre/seed investment programme. Our mission is to help founders build globally successful and scalable climate-tech companies that have the potential to reduce global greenhouse gas emissions.
We help mission driven sustainability tech founders with cash investment, non-equity financing, product-market fit, establishing commercial deals, designing the right business models, strategic partnerships, media coverage, introductions to top VC and strategic investors, etc.
Founders Factory: Pioneers of operator-first investing. We invest cash. We provide operational support from seasoned tech operators. With an on-staff global team of 100+ tech operators, we believe hands-on operational help gives early-stage tech companies the greatest chance of success.