Head of Business Strategy & Startup Founder (August, 2024)

Salary Competitive
Equity To be negotiated

Note: This ad is not for a job, but rather for the opportunity to build your own VC-backed startup!


🚀 Business Mavericks: Build Your VC-Backed Startup at Antler! 🚀

Channel your business acumen into a venture that redefines entire industries.

Are you an exceptional business leader with demonstrated experience in building businesses, managing business processes, well-thought-out strategies to curb unprecedented challenges, and someone with deep industry insight and a network to build relevant partnerships? Are you a proactive, phenomenal problem solver who can identify gaps in a given industry and come up with a scalable commercial solution? Most importantly, are you looking to build a disruptive tech venture in the vibrant ecosystem of Copenhagen? If so, we would like to hear from you! 


🌟 If this strikes a chord, your entrepreneurial journey begins with us!

For our August 2024 cohort, we're looking for someone who:

  • Has a stellar track record in high-stakes business environments. Your background demonstrates commercial expertise in startups, investment banking, management consulting, or equivalent.

  • Excels in orchestrating business operations and building robust networks across diverse markets.

  • Is comfortable navigating leadership circles and venture capital landscapes.

  • Demonstrates exceptional analytical skills, adept at simplifying complex challenges and crafting coherent business strategies.

  • Has an idea to solve a problem you're passionate about (optional) and recognize the need for like-minded co-pilots.


🌐 Who We Are

Antler is one of the most active early-stage VC firms on the planet, providing funding from pre-seed to Series C. We invest in Founders who seek to define our tomorrow and reshape the world we live in with groundbreaking technological innovation. Every year, we handpick the strongest Founders from more than 135,000 applicants across our 28 locations on the globe, which has led us to work with more than 7,000 founders to date and a portfolio of more than 1,000 startups.


Program Highlights:

🗓️ 12-Week full-time Immersive Journey: Kicking off August, 2024, in vibrant Copenhagen.

🤝 Co-Founder Discovery: In the first 10 weeks, collaborate with fellow Founders to find your co-founder(s).

💡 Pitch to Invest: Present your team and business idea to the Antler Investment Committee. Secure a net-cash investment of EUR 100k for 10% equity.

🚀 Accelerate Growth: If funded, we work closely with you to make your startup a success!

🔍 Our Interview Process: You know where you are with us within 2-3 weeks: 

  1. Apply (Please include your pitch deck if you already have an idea!)

  2. Intro & Drive Interview

  3. Partner Interview

  4. Potential offer!


💰 Compensation: 

While you’re not getting paid during the program, there is a promising potential pre-seed investment to kickstart your startup journey waiting for you! (Please note: We don't offer visa sponsorship for this opportunity.)


🌍Diversity & Inclusion:

At Antler, we take diversity and inclusion seriously. It's not just a trend, it is a core part of our organizational DNA. We foster an environment that encourages inclusivity, recognising the innovative solutions that diverse perspectives bring. Our data substantiates our commitment - 30% of our ventures are co-founded by women, and our founder pool represents over 120 distinct nationalities.


🌟 Meet some of our Nordic Portfolio companies:

  • Treyd: Revolutionizing supplier invoices with a buy-now-pay-later model.

  • Evyon: Pioneering planet-friendly battery energy storage.

  • Glint Solar: Accelerating solar site identifications.

  • Modoyo: Reshaping competitive gaming with inclusivity at its core.

  • PerPlant: on a mission to help farmers accelerate their transition into sustainable farming by democratizing access to artificial intelligence.

Why dream when you can build? Grab this opportunity and craft your own tech legacy with Antler. Apply now! 🌟🚀🌐

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Near public transit
Near public transit

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Flexible working hours
Flexible working hours

Skill development
Skill development

Central office
Central office

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Working at
Antler Nordic

Apply to Antler Nordic to start your next company! As Europe's most active early-stage investor, we invest in the most driven founders working on groundbreaking ideas. No founder is too early for Antler. With a global platform and thriving community of 800+ portfolio companies, we support exceptional founders from day zero to greatness. Antler Nordic runs integrated offline/online residences in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden.

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