Join our team of students writing pre-seed and seed cheques in student and academic-led businesses, and giving our founders the support they need to grow
Creator Fund is a student-led VC fund investing in the best university founders across the UK. Our fund is backed by Eric Schmidt (ex-CEO of Google)’s Schmidt Futures fund as well as global accelerator Founders Factory.
Our team is made up of a mix of PhDs, master’s and undergraduates. By joining our student team you’ll get a rare opportunity to get involved in all aspects of running a fund. You’ll learn about Venture Capital and startups while investing in real deals. Our team typically invest in 10 companies a year.
The role includes:
The experience of helping lead a venture capital fund at Creator Fund is a pathway into full time investing roles. Last year 100% of our team went into full time VC or startup roles, and our students have gone on to work at MMC Ventures, Force Over Mass, Speedinvest, Octopus, APAX, Seventure, and many other funds.
To be eligible to join our team, You have to be studying at a UK university, and continue your studies alongside Creator Fund. We have both senior and junior roles, which we match at the interview stage. We want student investors who have a demonstrated passionate for startups. However previous investing experience is not a prerequisite. You should be plugged into the startup activity on your campus, and many of our students bring deep technical expertise of a sector or technology