ScaleX Ventures is expanding its team and is hiring a venture capital principal to join the Istanbul office. The candidates must have a passion for technology and startups, either demonstrated through their choice of jobs or by their deep involvement with the startup ecosystem outside of their jobs.

 Job Description

  • We’re looking for an Principal who will:

  • Manage and run end-to-end deal processes for potential investments

  • Research, develop, and articulate views on ScaleX's investment strategies

  • Proactively source potential deals for the firm

  • Perform thorough due diligence, including, but not limited to, product, go-to-market, and financial analysis

  • Drive rigorous valuation analyses to support investment decision-making

  • Drive deal negotiation and structuring

  • Engage with portfolio company CEOs and leadership teams to help create value for their businesses (in both board director and board observer capacities)


  • Minimum of a master’s degree from a top institution, preferably with a strong academic performance

  • Minimum of seven (7) years of experience raising funds, business development, startup executive, investing, investment banking, corporate development, corporate finance, and/or strategy consulting required

  • Proficiency in modeling company financials and performing valuation analysis, aside from deal structuring and negotiation

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a dynamic, fast paced environment with multiple teams and functions and across multiple projects

  • Ability to coach more junior team members on the end to end deal process

  • Superior work ethic, strong desire to learn, and uncompromising attention to detail

How to Apply

To apply, please email your resume with an informal, less than one-page cover note on why you wish to work as a Principal with ScaleX Ventures.

Be precise about how your work experience and current skills indicate a good fit. We’ll be in touch within a few weeks.

Please contact ScaleX Team at!