- Employment: Internship
Haitao Capital is the first China-macro driven early stage founder focused venture fund. A team of founders, thinkers, dreamers and doers. We’re pragmatic, contrarian and we’re guided by our thesis #CHINAMATTERS
We focus on the 4 C’s – areas we believe “a changing China will change the world”
+ Care // + Culture // + Creation // + Consumption
We invest in promising companies operating across healthcare & wellness; adtech & new retail; travel, entertainment & education; and disruptive technologies in fintech, transport, Agritech and food safety and more.
Additionally Haitao Capital has recently launched a blockchain practice & fund. Our portfolio includes companies like Vechain, Aggregion, CPChain, NewChip, Tatao, Hedera Hashgraph, Ripple and more.
We put our time and money behind teams that challenge conventions, and teams that share our belief that #ChinaMatters.
o Analyst Intern – Blockchain Practice
Description of Role
o Supporting our investment progress to/from & for China including: financial market research, startup market research, due diligence and analysis
o Construct pro forma excel tables and spreadsheets
o Audit and adjust existing tables
o You will attend meetings and be counted on to provide insights and feedback.
o The role is set up for a 3 month internship, but with potential extension for exceptional performance
o A track record that demonstrates persistence, resourcefulness and leadership in previous endeavors
o Plugged into and knowledgeable about the Asia/China blockchain ecosystem
o Quantitative modelling with statistical and mathematical expertise.
o Well informed in the world of economics and finance
o Solid financial skills
o Strong communication and relationship-building skills
o Exceptional analytical and critical thinking skills
o Intuitive and deeply curious personality; an outside the box thinker
o Proven ability to self-motivate, hardworking and enthusiastic
o Demonstrates passion for technology and innovation
o Following and enjoying a “contrarian” mindset
o Mandatory English & Chinese required
o Location: Shanghai
o Hours per week: 25-40h
o Start Date: January 2019
o Minimum duration: 3 months
Instead of a cover letter, please answer the following questions in short paragraphs:
1. What is one startup that most people think is a great business but you’re skeptical about? Why?
2. What important truth do very few people agree with you on?
3. Blockchain is………
4. What are you good at, but don’t like.
5. What are you good at and like
6. What are you not good at and don’t like
7. What are you not good at but like.
We will be evaluating applications as they are submitted. Please submit only your resume and concise answers to the above questions;