After more than five years in the German-speaking ecosystem - backing and working with extraordinary entrepreneurs from the likes of Personio, Tier, Flink, Forto, and many others - we are excited to expand our investment team in Berlin and are looking for an Associate to join us!
We have seen the remarkable growth of the ecosystem first-hand, with Germany, Switzerland and Austria emerging as some of the leading and most vibrant startup hubs in Europe.
We are looking for an outstanding individual with a passion for how entrepreneurship can change the world and the drive to find, win over, and support founders who are turning their ideas into reality.
2023 is an exciting time to join our team: we recently announced our largest fundraise to date with €1bn to invest in the next generation of changemakers from Seed to Growth, across Europe and the US with a global team based out of New York, London, Amsterdam, Berlin, and Stockholm.
Venture is a truly diverse profession and no day or week is quite the same. As an investor at Northzone, you will be involved in all aspects of the job: from meeting with entrepreneurs and evaluating their ideas; to undertaking quantitative and qualitative analysis on markets and competitors, making investment decisions, and, finally, partnering with founders to help them build their companies. You will work with the entire Northzone team across these areas and will be mentored extensively by the senior investment team that leads our work in Germany.
As an Associate, you will:
You probably have the following experience and attributes:
Northzone is one of the leading early stage venture funds in Europe, partnering with founders across a wide range of areas, from SaaS, fintech and marketplaces, to consumer, digital health and web 3.0, and everything in between. We focus on being an early partner to daring entrepreneurs who want to shape the world, and have had the privilege to work with phenomenal companies such as Spotify, Personio, Klarna, Spring Health, Flink, Forto, Truelayer, Tier and many, many more. With offices in New York, London, Amsterdam, Berlin, and Stockholm, we hold a truly global investment perspective.
If you think this could be an exciting role that resonates with your interests, strengths, and background, we are looking forward to hearing from you - you can apply here!