Principal, Biotech Incubation/Investments

EVX Ventures, Shanghai

Description

EVX Ventures, based in Boston, Singapore and Shanghai, is a global VC that builds, incubates and invests in biotech companies. With a focus on disruptive therapeutics platform technologies and novel therapeutic modalities, we invest in global technologies to redefine the therapeutics of tomorrow. By leveraging our global presence and networks across the US, Singapore, and China, we have built a cross-border ecosystem that enables us to nurture promising early-stage life science startups to make a lasting and meaningful impact for patients.


EVX is looking for talented individuals to join us at our Shanghai office. You will be joining a fast-paced environment and working with professionals in a global team, to build and invest in companies. The ideal candidate has biotech venture investment experience with an interest in company building and incubation.

Responsibilities

  • Perform competitive landscaping, with a focus on US-China gaps

  • Originate and validate life science investment opportunities, with a focus on cross-border incubation and investments

  • Sourcing of technologies and talent to enable the launch of NewCo’s

  • Analyse incubation and investment opportunities using in-house criteria

  • Prepare investment memorandums

  • Provide post-closing support, e.g. ad-hoc assignments or interim roles to support portfolio companies, etc.

  • Assist in the maintenance and refinement of methodologies utilized in the incubation and investment process

  • Networking at industry events, trade associations and conferences

Requirements

  • PhD in biological sciences or related field

  • Minimum 2 years’ working experience post-PhD, as a venture investor or in a biopharma business development role

  • Excellent “big picture” critical thinking and analytical skills

  • Good personality, good communication skills in Chinese and English


Interested candidates please email your cover letter and CV to careers.cn@evx.ventures