500 Istanbul is looking for an Investment Manager who will be an integral part of our small but audacious team. Our mission is to back early-stage technology companies and help them scale globally.
What’s special about this position?
Investment Manager will work closely with the General Partners to source amp; assess opportunities, while also systematically building exposure, strengthening the deal-flow and non-stop meeting with new entrepreneurs from Turkey and Eastern Europe.
Deal Sourcing and Screening
Ecosystem Building and Exposure
We uplift people and economies around the world through entrepreneurship.
Who We Are
We have backed more than 2,400 companies or 5,000+ entrepreneurs in 75+ countries. Notable investments in the 500 portfolio include Credit Karma, Twilio, Canva, Grab, Bukalapak, The RealReal, Talkdesk, Knotel, Udemy, and Ipsy. Most significantly, those companies have helped create thousands of jobs and delighted millions of customers all over the world. Because of our global network and expertise, we are in a unique position to build startups ecosystems worldwide.
About 500 Istanbul
500 Istanbul is an early-stage, multi-sector venture capital fund that invests in high-growth, market-leading information technology companies, predominantly with a nexus to Turkey and Southeast Europe. Since its founding over 4 years ago, 500 Istanbul has invested in 40 technology-exporting companies with defensible and differentiated products, some of which have become global or regional leaders.