We’re looking for an Analyst to join AppWorks to help drive investments and contribute to the AppWorks ecosystem. We are a leading startup accelerator and one of the most active early-stage VCs in Asia. AppWorks is created by founders for founders. We like to get deeply involved with startup teams to provide expertise and strategic value. This position will offer first-hand experience making VC investments and advising startups.
You will have the opportunity to:
To excel in this position you will need:
Genuine passion about technology, the Internet and making a big impact
3+ years of startup experience, either as a founder or a core team member
Strong personal drive and motivation
Excellent critical thinking skills and intellectual curiosity
The ability to see both details and the big picture
Great soft / networking skills
Substantial experience living/working internationally
Solid written and verbal English & Mandarin skills
Experience with Microsoft Excel
It would also be nice for you to have:
A strong personal online presence
Good writing skills
Good understanding of computer programing languages
AppWorks was started by Jamie in 2010 to give Taiwan a push as it upgrades itself into a 21st-century digital economy and to connect Taiwan with ASEAN to form a collaborative Greater Southeast Asia ecosystem.
Today, AppWorks is the region’s leading startup accelerator and early-stage VC. Every 6 months, we invite the most talented AI / IOT, blockchain / crypto and Southeast Asia startups across the region to join AppWorks Accelerator, equipping founders spanning all walks of life with the necessary resources, mentorship, and guidance to get their ventures off the ground.
Today, the AppWorks Ecosystem stands stronger than ever, now encompassing 372 active startups and 1,288 founders. Together, AppWorks startups generate US$ 5.76 billion in annual revenues, have created 15,014 jobs and are valued at US$ 5.25 billion.
As a VC, AppWorks has US$ 170M under management. It funds 10 -15 deals a year, now owns 50 companies in its portfolio, including leading startups in GSEA like 91APP, KKDAY, ShopBack, Carousell and iChef while having 4 IPOs — NetPublishing, KuoBrothers, Mobix, and Uber.
At AppWorks, you will contribute directly to the fast-growing AppWorks Ecosystem. You will have access to AppWorks Founders and CEOs, many of whom are on their way to becoming leaders in the business community.
Team AppWorks is a group of self-starters. We manage our own time and we deliver. We work together in a great environment with abundant learning opportunities. We strive to improve and become better versions of ourselves every day. We welcome you to join the team and be our coworker.