Digital Catapult

Investor Engagement Manager

This is an exciting new role designed to build the profile of Digital Catapult within the venture capital, angel and corporate innovation/venture communities and develop relationships between Digital Catapult and individual investment companies. Digital Catapult runs numerous innovation and acceleration programmes in which it wishes to partner with investment businesses. The Investor Engagement Manager will be vital in enabling this key area of collaboration and demonstrating impact to both investor and investee businesses. This is a new role and you will have the opportunity to really make it your own.

what you’ll do
  • Evangelising for Digital Catapult within the investor community
  • Developing and communicating understanding of the investment community's position in relation to Digital Catapult sector and technology areas
  • Developing partnerships with investor companies to foster collaboration between them and Digital Catapult accelerator and innovation programmes
  • Developing and maintaining network of investors
  • Engaging with startups at investor days and pitch days
what we’re looking for
  • Strong analytical and research skills
  • Good understanding of the technology sector
  • Proactive and self-confident, adaptable and able to cope with ambiguity, changing and evolving priorities
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal