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Crossings People, specialist in recruitment and interim management of executives in the areas of Strategy, M&A, Business Transformation and Restructuring. Currently we are looking on behalf of our client for a: General Partner.


The company:

Our client is not the usual startup incubator. Started initiatively from the disruptive idea of creating startups from scratch by focusing first on the team and its potential. This turned out to be a leading, fast growing and highly effective startup incubator in Europe. They invest in the best talents and made it their mission to find them.

The opportunity:

Our client is launching several venture funds to invest in startups and other strategic companies. The general manager is the one in charge of the funds, the portfolio’s companies and the startups overall performance.

As the next General Partner, you are:

Responsible for making decisions with respect to the ventures that are strategic for the expansion of our client’s funds;

  • Initiate en identify investment opportunities and potential acquisition targets;

  • Assist with fundraising and fund creation;

  • Manage all stages of venture investments, across various industries, including valuation, due diligence, deal negotiation, deal shaping and all the necessary documentation to support a successful transactions process;

  • Help portfolio companies with future funding, development and strategic initiatives;

  • Creation of financial models for individual start-ups and the venture capital portfolio as a whole;

  • Evaluate the ongoing performance of the portfolio investments;

  • Work closely with the executive team on strategy, fundraising and negotiations;

  • Develop relationships with portfolio companies and ensure their progress against benchmarks, exit analysis and business plan execution;

  • Be part of the board of directors;

  • Lead and mentor the team of analysts.

You have:

  • Have at least 5 years of Venture Capital experience at the senior level or at a similar one;

  • Master a deep understanding of revenue growth, cost reduction and valuation process;

  • Have deal shaping experience and successful post deal integration;

  • Excellent understanding of financial models;

  • Be able to process information with accuracy and attention to detail;

  • Be highly motivated to build a global franchise;

  • Have a desire to work in a flat and flexible organization.


Great remuneration in a pleasant working environment

In addition to a competitive salary and appropriate fringe benefits, you will have the development opportunities, the possibility of flexible working days and working remotely. Our client believes in profesional people and casual dress code. They offer team building and recreational activities and are a baby friendly environment.


London, United Kingdom.

Are you interested in this role as General Partner?

Please contact Harry Bruintjes of Crossings People through or call +31 (0)6 19407782.

You can also upload your CV the form below.

If you believe you align with these values, we look forward to meeting you!

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