Principal / Investment Director Corporate Venture Capital

Teklas Ventures

Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Full time


Jan 7

Teklas Ventures is a family-owned CVC (Corporate Venture Capital) company based in Luxembourg. The family's main industrial asset is the Tier-1 automotive supplier Teklas with € 500 million in revenue. Teklas is a market leader in lean automation and robotics. Teklas Ventures invests in early to early-growth start-up companies in the following industries: Advanced Manufacturing, Supply Chain & Logistics, Mobility, Advanced Materials. Our ticket sizes range from €300k to €1m per investment. Teklas Ventures is a young setup founded in 2021 that offers a tremendous opportunity to build, shape and grow a CVC business for an extraordinary, VC-experienced individual.


You will report directly to the CEO of the Family Office (Innotek S.A.) and will be responsible for the full venture capital "value chain" at Teklas Ventures:

  • Research & Market Mapping
  • Sourcing
  • Due Diligence & Investment Committee Presentation
  • Transaction
  • Portfolio Monitoring & Support

Teklas Venture's current and first fund is 100% family funded. Upon successful investment of the first fund we are considering to also raise external funds a couple of years down the road.


You are a high performer with a top degree from a top university. Your CV ideally contains the following:

  • 4-6 years in venture capital ideally with exposure to Teklas Ventures' target industry segments
  • Proven own sourcing/deal track record and VC network
  • 2-3 years experience in investment banking/consulting/private equity evidencing your strong analytical skills and structured approach would be a plus

You have the required hands-on and do-it-yourself mentality to source and close deals from A to Z in a small team. Founders trust you and like to work with you. You have a humble personality, yet strong communication skills. If you don't have an engineering degree you have good enough technical understanding to be at ease in discussions with founders in an engineering/manufacturing/robotics environment.

So in short, you have all the experience and everything it takes to make "your own" deals and grow a young CVC setup.


Innotek as family office and Teklas Ventures are young companies and joining early will give you the opportunity to co-shape an exciting journey with an entrepreneurial family that values trust, honesty, pragmatism and "no-bullshit".

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Teklas Ventures

Teklas Ventures is a corporate venture capital firm, investing in companies across all stages, located in the U.S. and Europe, with long term vision a...