Managing Director – Techstars Equitech Accelerator

Are you a servant leader of leaders? Can you “GiveFirst” with no expectation of anything in return? Do you believe that collaboration drives innovation? Do you believe that entrepreneurs can change the world? If so read on…

We are seeking a Managing Director (MD) for our Techstars Equitech Accelerator in Baltimore, Maryland, who can take the helm and lead our Accelerator and investment strategy for Techstars. Your focus is to invest in the best founders, companies and support them from ideation to exit. You will actively recruit, select, mentor and guide founders through challenges, critical decisions, strategy, tactics, securing investment, making hard decisions and celebrating their wins. You will be directly supported by a Program Manager (PM) who focuses on program operations and with you, executing the Techstars proven playbook and delivering the best possible experience for Founders.

The MD sets the strategic direction and investment thesis of the program, including developing a curated team of mentors, investors and business advisors. The MD has ownership of the program success and partners with our central operations teams to ensure the exceptional delivery of our programs.

You will report directly to the General Manager, joining a team that spans the globe. Work is based full time in Baltimore, Maryland.

Responsible for turning good companies into great, are you up to the challenge?

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Define the strategic direction and investment thesis for the program
  • Partner with program teams to create a holistic strategy and delivery plan and then own overall (Read more...)