Panoramic Ventures is a dynamic venture capital firm based in Atlanta, GA. Over the last 17 years, Panoramic has driven industry-leading returns while its funds have shown remarkable consistency. The firm manages over $1.8 Billion in client assets and is growing rapidly.
We hire intelligent and driven individuals who value teamwork and trust, extending this mentality to positively impact portfolio companies in a constant search to drive portfolio company value.
Our investment and value creation process is unique. We augment traditional fundamental analysis with cutting-edge financial science and deep operating experience to consistently deliver extra-ordinary returns for our investing clients.
We apply decades of experience to make investment decisions and then provide operational guidance for our portfolio companies. Repeatable processes and deep data insights allow us to find and capture the best investment opportunities and offer cutting edge tools and resources to our portfolio companies to catalyze growth.
Members of our Investment Team develop a wide-array of differentiated, advantageous skills that will help them become exceptional investors and advance their careers. Advancement at Panoramic is merit-based and measured by qualitative factors and a clear set of performance criteria in six key areas (shown below). Our compensation philosophy is simple: we pay a premium for talent and performance. All members of our team participate in a cutting-edge compensation plan that enables each team member to build personal wealth.
Successful team members at Panoramic possess the following characteristics:
The Associate will work closely with a Partner (Deal Team Leader) and a Principal, Vice President or Sr. Associate to support the activities of a Deal Team. Associates are expected to demonstrate strong skills in the following areas:
Support of Sourcing / Opportunity Identification / Filtering
Associates are expected to support a Deal Team in the process of identifying high quality investment opportunities and keeping pipeline management systems up to date. Utilizing Panoramic’s best-in-class sourcing strategies and tools, Associates assist Deal Team Members to manage a high-quality pipeline from the top-of-the-funnel to the bottom. Associates are also expected to aid in filtering out investment opportunities that do not meet our investment criteria.
Support of Relationship Building / High-Level Deal Structuring
Associates are expected to assist Deal Team Members to develop trust, alignment and shared vision with founders and their management teams. Associates are expected to support Sr. Deal Team Members in their efforts to develop and sign term sheets with founders/companies leading companies that represent high-quality investment opportunities.
Support of High-Quality Underwriting & Diligence
The Associate is charged with developing and maintaining models, research, customer interviews, and all analytical work that senior Deal Team Members deem necessary to appropriately evaluate a prospective deal. Associates also play a critical role in preparing exceptional investment memoranda so that Panoramic’s Investment Committee can efficiently evaluate prospective investment opportunities. Associates will play a supporting role in final presentations to the Panoramic Investment Committee. Evaluation of Associates will be heavily weighted on their ability to produce insightful models and conclusions that help Panoramic Team Members identify and manage risk/reward.
Support of High-Quality Transaction & Closing
The Associate is expected to provide transaction support throughout due diligence and closing process. Expectations include contributing to the legal documentation process, communicating with the Deal Team Members on changes in specific terms, and supporting a closing process prior to release of funds.
Support of Post-Investment Value Creation
Post-investment, the Associate is responsible for making sure that each portfolio company provides timely, high quality business updates. The Associate will work collaboratively with their counterparts on the Value Creation Team to make sure that each portfolio company assigned to their Deal Team follows the Panoramic Reporting Process.
Associates are responsible for supporting Deal Team Members in the production and maintenance of models, documents, capitalization tables, specific market research, etc. to ensure that Deal Team Members have an informational advantage.
Listed examples are illustrative and representative of the tasks required of this position, but are not exhaustive. • Review, analyze and research investment opportunities (new and follow-on) with Team Lead
Advancement to the next level (Senior Associate) at Panoramic is based on 1) demonstrating emerging mastery of Panoramic’s Investment Process.
Education and Experience