HERAN Partners is looking to expand its investment team with a motivated investment manager with strong expertise in Digital Health & Medical Technologies. You will help to build a successful portfolio of strong companies with a focus on high-performing teams, significant impact in the Healthcare sector, scalable and globally applicable technologies and potential to become a word player.
HERAN PARTNERS is a Belgian-based investment fund founded by Annie Vereecken together with Katleen Vandersmissen, Joris Mortelmans and Herman Verrelst within the sector of MedTech and Digital Health. With a clear focus on European HealthTech, the fund provides venture & growth capital accompanied by a strong network, expertise and mentorship to startups and scale-ups with a strong technology platform and market potential. We strive to have impact!
First and main focus will go to deal flow activities such as sourcing, screening and evaluating new investment opportunities by your own network and that of HERAN Partners and presenting your findings to the team.
Next to this, you will support the team with due diligence and follow up of the existing portfolio companies and build up market, scientific and network info within the HealthTech field and identify new trends and upcoming innovations.
You will attend VC, scientific and startup/scaleup events hereby representing HERAN
You will be an integral part of the team jumping in where necessary.
Preferred degrees are in Engineering, Bioinformatics, HealthCare or a related field, supplemented with economical/business administration training or experience
5 years of professional experience within the investment area of HealthTech (medical devices or technology, diagnostic products, digital health...). Own entrepreneurial experience is considered a big plus
Existing network within the HealthTech-space (Research centers, Big Pharma, Big MedTech, Big Tech, BioTech, Universities…) and start-up scene would be beneficiaryExperience in doing business with both startups, SME as well as corporates is a big plus Fluency in Dutch and English;
Enthusiastic, analytical and curious about innovative technologies and entrepreneurship, positive attitude.
Self-starter, needing only limited guidance and taking ownership quickly. Motivated to work hands- on in a small team.
Very strong communication and interpersonal skills on different levels in an organization (up to C-level)Ability to synthesis quickly, professionally and clearly both verbally, visually and in writing
An exciting working environment with highly motivated investors and entrepreneurs with a long track record and extensive network
A competitive base salary with a profit sharing and long-term incentive scheme.
You would be the first to join the core team of 4 partners giving you high exposure to the deals, portfolio companies and high level of direct involvement in decision making and strategy exercises
Possibility to grow quickly in your role