On behalf of our client, a prominent multi-sector investment firm driving innovations in Infrastructure Technology, Data Centers, Big Data, Cybersecurity, Cloud, IOT, robotics, AI/ML, etc. we are searching for a “technology futurist” whose passion is to follow the latest trends in the above areas.
Manager, Investees & Business Development, Singapore
Providing support in scouting out and identifying new technology trends to provide the technological understanding behind the investment decisions.
Identify technological innovations and provide a thesis for their success, including the commercialization potential of a particular company’s business model
Participate in the execution of due diligence to determine the accuracy of claimed technology IP, leading the technology evaluation for the potential M&A’s
Prepare summary technology information and recommendations to present it to the decision-makers
Support monitoring of the portfolio companies regarding the technological status and roadmap, direction, risk/obsolescent profile, also their fit in a current portfolio
Bachelors/Masters or any advanced degree in a Computer Science/IT/Electrical/Electronics/Communication Engineering to demonstrate expertise in the above areas
8 years of work experience in a technology related capacity
Demonstrated experience in researching technologies and trends from applicability, evolution stage, as well as commercial perspectives
Experience with innovation/strategy teams at tech companies, technology-focused VCs, consulting, research institutions
Fully conversant with developments across the value chain in big data, cybersecurity, cloud, IOT, robotics, AI/ML, etc.
Hands-on coding and algorithm knowledge with several languages or at a minimum fully conversant with developments in coding practices including DevOps
Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills with analytical and research skills
Be willing to travel at short notice
Please send your application to Iuliia Kasko with 2420 in a subject.