Associate Program

Each year we have a limited number of openings for outstanding candidates to join the Index Ventures Associate Program. We operate a structured 2-3 year program that will allow you to work with some of the world’s best entrepreneurs across 30+ countries, be a part of a diverse and energetic investment team and be immersed in the world of startups, entrepreneurship and venture capital.

We’re looking for highly-motivated and talented individuals, either pre or post-MBA to join the technology investment teams in San Francisco or London.

You must have a passion for technology and startups, either demonstrated through your choice of jobs or by your deep involvement with the startup ecosystem outside of your job.


  • Work directly with one sponsor and the broader investment team to source, evaluate, manage deals and projects
  • Build expertise in themes of interest within technology sectors (e.g. enterprise software, marketplaces, financial services) across Index’s core geographies
  • Manage the investment process (negotiation of deal terms, financial and commercial due diligence, oversight of legal workflow)
  • Work with and help support portfolio companies
  • Represent the firm at industry events


  • Graduated from a top tier university
  • 3+ years experience with exposure to technology, for instance, with a start-up, leading tech company, management consultancy or investment bank
  • Excellent academic record and strong analytical abilities
  • Entrepreneurial experience and professional network in the US or European tech ecosystem
  • An ability to build and maintain good relationships with colleagues, partners and entrepreneurs

Apply for the job

If you're interested to be considered for the Associate Program, then please fill out this short application form, and upload your CV. If you’re a good fit for a role, one of the Index team will contact you and discuss next steps.


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