Dr Joanne Zhang has now launched recruitment for the SBM student-led Social Venture Capital Fund Programme. The programme offers training to provide you with the fundamental knowledge and skills you need to jumpstart your venture capital journey, with support from industry mentors and faculty members.
18 June 2020
SBM is launching a new social impact venture fund focusing on “start-ups for good”– an initiative to advise and invest in student-led social ventures in London. The fund is the first student-led social impact venture capital fund investing in social ventures in the UK. See webpage here.
The programme offers training to provide you with the fundamental knowledge and skills you need to jumpstart your venture capital journey, with support from industry mentors and faculty members. You will be learning by doing. The programme aims to enhance your entrepreneurial knowledge and skills, broaden your horizon, as well as help build your network for your future career.
Main roles and responsibilities
You will be advising and investing in real-life early-stage start-ups with a social mission, as well as engaging a wider community of entrepreneurs and investors in London and beyond. Once selected, you are expected to be an active member of the team for the academic year starting from August. As a Student VC, you will have the following duties/responsibilities:
How to apply
Application deadline: 2nd July 2020, 4pm
1) Create a short video including the following information (2 minutes max, upload on YouTube and insert the link in your cover letter statement).
2) In your cover letter statement, please answer the following two questions;
3) Please attach a CV with your updated academic record.
We will contact you if you are shortlisted for the next round.