Investment & Finance
- Assist the investment team in identifying early-stage portfolio companies for investment.
- Screen the market and help identify potential individual investors/Angel networks/VCs for portfolio companies.
- Assist the investment team in operations including setting up meetings of founders and entrepreneurs with the investment team.
- Liaise with portfolio companies and advisors for completion of the investment documentation, funding and post-funding processes.
- Follow up with portfolio companies on a monthly/quarterly basis for financial statements, cash positions etc.
- Assist in managing the database of the portfolio companies raising private and grant capital.
- Knowledge of marketing strategies/Accounting/financial tools/basic investment terminologies , including continuing education of commercial tools, studies and projects.
- Strong verbal and written communication skills.
- Hands-on experience in handling financial data - Balance sheets, P&L statements, cash flow, projections and ratio analysis sheets.
- Knowledge of ratios and basic finance formulas.
- Ability to read financial statements, term sheets, cost sheets and investment projects
- Ability to meet deadlines & work with minimal supervision
- Proficiency with word processing, spreadsheet and presentation software.