Manager/Senior Manager, Investments (Development) | SGInnovate
 

Manager/Senior Manager, Investments (Development)

At SGInnovate, we build and scale Deep Tech startups into companies with global impact. We believe that hard global problems can be solved using Deep Tech, and Singapore, where we are based, is uniquely positioned to realise Deep Tech innovations that can tackle these challenges. Our Deep Tech Nexus Strategy is focused on adding tangible value to the Deep Tech startup ecosystem in two key areas – development of Human Capital and deployment of Investment Capital. With the support of our partners and co-investors, we back entrepreneurial scientists through equity-based investments, access to talent and business-building advice. Our efforts are prioritised around emerging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Autonomous Tech, MedTech and Quantum Tech, which represent impactful and scalable answers to global challenges. SGInnovate is a private limited company wholly owned by the Singapore Government. For more information, please visit www.sginnovate.com.

The Role

As a Manager/ Senior Manager in the Development team, you will have the exciting opportunity to unlock value within SGInnovate’s portfolio of startups. You will work directly with startup founders and advise them in areas such as sales, operations, product and marketing. You will work with corporates/partners and introduce them to relevant startups for pilots and commercial contracts. You will come up with programmes and initiatives to strengthen the capabilities of founders, with the aim of improving business outcomes and increasing the attractiveness of follow-on funding/exits.  There may be opportunities to lead the commercialisation of research being developed in universities and other institutes. This is a new position due to team growth.

You may be a good fit if:

  • You are a builder who enjoys critical thinking and problem-solving
  • You can drive initiatives that can create a huge impact for our startups and business
  • You can understand the startups’ technologies and business models
  • You have experience selling to corporates
  • You possess good written & spoken communications skills
  • You are a self-starter who is curious to learn 
  • You are passionate about helping startup founders
  • You possess financial and business acumen
  • You have an interest in venture capital

Preferred Qualifications/ Experience

  • Bachelor’s or Advanced Degree in Science/ Technology/ Engineering/ Mathematics
  • Experience in project management in areas such as MedTech, AgriTech and Advanced Manufacturing

If the above sounds like you and your dream job, send us your CV at [email protected] and let’s do a coffee chat.

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