👋 Hey, We're Founders Factory
We're the world’s best partner for founders.
Started by Brent Hoberman and Henry Lane Fox, Founders Factory has received investment from L’Oreal, easyJet, Guardian Media Group, Aviva, Holtzbrinck, CSC and M&S. We're also partnered with Wunderman and Vodafone. Combined with our full-time team of 60 specialists we offer founders the best platform to launch or scale their startup.
Our incubator creates 13 new startups every year. We validate ideas, build founding teams, find first customers and invest directly in each startup.
Our accelerator invests in 35 startups every year. We invest cash, six months of bespoke support from our team and provide commercial opportunities with our investors.
We're also Europe's Hottest Startup Accelerator according to the Europas, read more here
🤝 The Deal
Founders Factory is looking to hire an Investment Associate to support our efforts in sourcing and qualifying early-stage start-ups. Each year we invest in 5 start-ups in each of our 7 verticals and the role will be focused on securing the best entrepreneurs and new technologies globally. The candidate will need to have a good understanding of technology and business models, preferably have networks and exposure to the world of beauty and retail. Having a broad network of early stage entrepreneurs will give you a competitive advantage in this role. We are a community of entrepreneurs and we look for candidates that want to be an entrepreneur or have been before.
Join a highly motivated, energetic team who will push you to incredible heights.
We provide all the excitement and freedom of an early-stage startup but with the stability and resources of a large organisation. We teach you the framework of how to evaluate businesses in and you'll get a chance to see and meet many early stage founders. This is a remarkable chance to grow your career, with options for contributing to an ambitious team and getting in on the ground-floor of the next high-growth startup... whatever that might be!
Come join our world class team of thinkers and creators.