Co-Creating a better future. The independent, founders-driven corporate venture-builder with a purpose, establishing digital business, bringing together tech entrepreneurs with leading international corporations.
The FoundersLane approach of flexible thinking, fresh approaches, fast action, and sustained execution in business is our contribution to creating a better world.
With a special expertise in climate and health, we have more than 20 years of experience in building new enterprises, totaling a 30 billion Euro in enterprise value. We conceptualize, validate, launch, and scale corporate ventures in a fast, efficient, and sustainable way, using a unique set of four benefits. Therefore, we are the only corporate venture builder acting as a true partner for corporations offering end-to-end services, - from strategy to operational execution, including software development, to expertise in key disruptive technologies (IoT connectivity, AI, Machine Learning) and more.
We are operating in Europe, MENA and Asia.
Why we need you
You will play a key part in building early-stage digital businesses in cooperation with our corporate partners. We are looking for a Venture Developer who can think critically and work passionately. Hunger for growth, aptitude, and attitude is a must. Above that, you should feel comfortable in the corporate environment managing the expectations of our c-level stakeholders at market-leading companies. This is the rare opportunity to build high-energy, mission-driven companies from scratch with a European network of experienced founders.
Some of your core tasks will include market analysis, developing and testing hypotheses, MVPs design, as well as go to market strategies
Apply your problem-solving and creative-ideation skills to surface innovative and disruptive ideas and intelligently sell those to your critical stakeholders
Argue with sound quantitative understanding and business acumen to make your points
Support in creating convincing presentations of disruptive innovations, business models and venture growth paths for a senior executive audience
Drive venture development sub-projects independently by monitoring and controlling progress and reporting to the venture architect and funding stakeholders
Work structured and self-dependent, actively identify obstacles and address those
Master’s degree from a top-tier institution (Ph.D., MBA or equivalent)
3+ years of experience in developing and executing impactful strategy as well as building quickly growing digital businesses.
Strong leadership experience in a high-pressure, execution-focused environment managing multidisciplinary teams and stakeholders (e.g. top-tier consulting, investment banking, technology company)
Fluent in English
What's in it for you
Opportunity to create meaningful relationships with corporates to shape tech companies from the very start
Environment set up for full ownership which embraces freedom and autonomy and values team spirit and open communication
Access to a large network in a start-up and corporate environment offering you strong synergies
Competitive salary package with a success bonus scheme
Opportunity to learn in a super-fast startup environment and at the same time making a major impact on our business
Exposure to the senior leadership team
Other benefits such as gym memberships, pension scheme, small perks around the office such as fruits, snacks, drinks and a cozy working space