On a continuous basis, we are looking for a highly motivated intern (m/f) who wants to make his first career steps in venture capital to join our team in Utrecht for a duration of 4-6 months.
About Kramp Lab
Kramp Ag Ventures and Innovation Lab (Kramp Lab) is the corporate venture capital initiative of Kramp Groep BV. Kramp Lab’s core goal is to innovate in the Agtech and broader agriculture ecosystem by investing in new (digital) business models that will make agriculture more efficient, automated and sustainable.
The aim of Kramp Lab is to leverage the industry expertise and digital competence of Kramp Groep by investing in several start-ups each year, helping them develop and scale into valuable businesses, while preparing Kramp Groep for new markets and business models. Kramp Lab also serves as an accelerator for innovative partnerships and internal ventures.
Kramp Lab is backed by Kramp Groep, a European family owned distributor of agricultural and other equipment spare parts with c.EUR 822m in revenue in 2018 of which c. 90% realised online. Kramp Groep has a central position in the European agricultural ecosystem, linking dealers, suppliers, distributors and farmers.
You will be part of a newly created team within the company, meaning that you will have a lot of responsibilities from the start and have the opportunity to help shape our strategy and our position in the broader VC ecosystem with direct lines to the executive board of Kramp Groep.
During your internship, you will be fully integrated in our dynamic and highly motivated team in the Utrecht office (next to the Central Station). You will work jointly with experienced colleagues on a variety of challenging VC transactions as well as on a wide variety of both internal and external innovation projects.
You will support us in evaluating investment opportunities in the wider Agtech space as well as in innovative supply chain technologies. By the end of the internship, you will develop an understanding of due diligence for venture investing in start-ups, including assessment of technology, markets, competitive dynamics, and management teams.
Amongst others, your daily activities will include:
If you are interested, we look forward to receiving your application in English (incl. Cover letter, CV and transcripts). You can submit your applications through Magnet.me or directly send it to Jaap Zijlstra, E: Jaap@kramplab.com, M: +31 6 166 48 372
Kindly indicate your availability and desired period for your internship in your application.