- Develop liquid yield generation strategy consisting of lending to DeFi protocols, investing/lending to market makers, allocations to hedge funds and institutional lenders/borrowers.
- Follow the blockchain industry, identify trends and segments to continuously improve the investment strategy.
- Proactively generate new opportunities, screen companies/protocols, run the due diligence process and prepare investment committee-ready documents. Present deals to the investment committee.
- Track progress, monitor market conditions & risks.
- Forecast short-term/medium-term outlooks for yield across the industry (i.e., assess impact of protocol hacks on the insurance pricing,).
- Define and execute exit strategy of your portfolio investments.
THOUGHT LEADERSHIP & NETWORKING
- Periodically write articles and knowledge nuggets. Actively seek speaking opportunities at crypto conferences
- Establish and nurture network of founders and subject matter experts
- Build relationships with strategic fund partners and industry influencers.
- 10 out of 10 drive and sense of ownership.
- Experience and successful track record in Tier 1 asset management firm (minimum 4 years).
- Ability to evaluate the risks of each strategy proposed
- Ability to structure, analyze and synthesize complex problems.
- Ability to establish working relationships with industry leaders, founders and fund partners.
- Proficient English communication.
- Proficient Excel modeling.
- Business degree/ CFA
- (Plus) IT background. Deep interest to understand how things work.
- (Plus) Expertise in blockchain/ cryptocurrency investing.
- (Plus) Established network and relationships with VCs, blockchain companies, media and conferences.