Investment Director - VC Fund

Location London
Discipline: Private & Public Markets
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Jack Troak

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Job ref: 1909
Published: 26 days ago

Venture Search is working with a leading VC Fund, that is looking to add an Investment Director, with expertise in EIS investments, to join the team. The successful candidate will lead the EIS investment strategy and manage a team of investment professionals. This role requires a deep understanding of the investment landscape, the ability to source, evaluate and execute investment opportunities, and strong communication and leadership skills.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement the EIS investment strategy
  • Identify and evaluate investment opportunities across a range of sectors
  • Conduct thorough due diligence on potential investments
  • Lead negotiations and manage the investment process from origination to close
  • Build and maintain relationships with existing and potential investee companies
  • Manage a team of investment professionals, providing guidance and support as needed
  • Produce regular reports on portfolio performance and investment activity


  • At least 8 years of experience in investment management with a focus on EIS investments
  • Strong track record of successful investments and portfolio management
  • Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and manage a team
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Knowledge of relevant regulations and investment guidelines
  • Passion for investing in innovative SME’s