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Program Manager - Accelerator

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    Octavian Donnelly

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    020 3778 0874

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    29 days ago

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​Our Client

Our client is a VC backed Accelerator who has a strong track record of taking Web 3.0 start-ups through their Pre-Seed and Seed stages to the launch of their market ready, and viable, product. Covering the breadth of verticals that combine in the Metaverse (from distributed ledger technology based ecosystems through NFTs, AR, VR, eSports, Machine Learning and AI), this Accelerator is designed for Seed round start-ups who are about launch, or have just launched, their first product (NFT or otherwise).

The client is now looking for a Web 3.0 savvy professional to lead a cohort of between 5 - 10 early stage start-ups through the period leading up to, or just after their initial launch.

Main Duties

Key responsibilities for this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • Leading a full-life accelerator program that will enable each member to achieve a successful token sale

  • Engaging with accelerator program targets

  • Working alongside staff members to constantly improve the accelerator process

  • Becoming a trusted advisor to cohort members by supporting and mentoring them

  • Becoming the lead product and business knowledge owner for the program

  • Liaising between the investor network and program members

Your Profile

  • At least 4 years of experience in Strategy, Management Consulting or Investment Banking

  • Strong academics, ideally in STEM but this is not mandatory

  • Solid track record in investing in Web 3 projects pre and post token listing

  • A passion for the crypto industry

  • A good knowledge of the regulatory environment

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Octavian Donnelly.
Phone: 020 3778 0874
Reference Code: 11515

About Rutherford
Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance, financial crime, legal and cyber security recruitment, all within the financial and professional services sectors in the United Kingdom and New York. We use our carefully curated relationships, networks and market knowledge to find the best fit for the clients in hand. We work with a wide range of clients, spanning from advisors, management consultants, corporate and commercial banks, brokers, exchanges, MTFs and financial tech, through to global investment managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, investment banks and technology firms. We began as a compliance recruitment firm in London and expanded to offer new resourcing expertise across legal and cyber recruitment. We have been a leading legal and compliance search agency in London for a decade and are excited about bringing our expanded offering into the technology area.