Munich / Berlin, Germany
Startup Scout & Advisor – Life Sciences
German Accelerator empowers German startups to scale globally. We take high-potential companies on a fast-paced learning journey in the world’s leading innovation hubs in the U.S. and Asia. German Accelerator provides mentoring from dedicated experts, access to our vast global network of business partners and investors, as well as free office space in all our locations. Our programs are highly customized to the participants’ individual needs in order to help them enter international markets and succeed quickly. We don’t take any equity and our programs are free of charge with the exception of “Next Step,” a market discovery program for the Asian region. Since launching in 2012, German Accelerator has nurtured more than 300 startups which have raised more than US$4.9 billion in funding so far. German Accelerator is run by German Entrepreneurship GmbH and is proudly financed by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi). Visit www.germanaccelerator.com for more information.
German Accelerator Life Sciences works with companies in five segments: therapeutics, diagnostics, medical devices, digital health, and platform technologies. We are looking for a Startup Scout & Advisor in Germany based in Munich or Berlin who will be responsible for identifying and recruiting startups for all German Accelerator programs, but especially the Life Sciences program based in Cambridge/Boston. The successful candidate will help build our network and increase the program’s visibility in the German (Life Sciences) innovation ecosystem together with other members of the global Scouting team and in close collaboration with the Vice President Life Sciences in Germany as well as the Life Sciences team based in the U.S. He or she will report to the Head of Scouting.