Darwin Venture Management is a boutique investment firm dedicated to emerging growth companies in Taiwan and Silicon Valley. Darwin focuses on investments in high-tech and fast-growing companies with proven management team.
City: Taipei, Taiwan
Internship Department: Investment Department
The investment department consists of 4 partners, 4 AOs, and 3 EIRs. We focus on investments in fast-growing and deep-tech companies with proven management team. We believe that venture capital is a highly localized business. Each region has its own flavor in technologies. As a result, we only invest in sectors that our team and advisory board have solid associations. Other than routine investment activities, Darwin's team lays emphasis on building our own ecosystem, so our investors and portfolio companies can be benefited from such network.
1. Assist investment team in drafting call memo after visiting potential portfolio companies
2. Conduct market research to identify potential high growth businesses
Number of Opening(s): 2
Work Hours and Internship Start/End Dates: (Monday to Friday, June
22 –August 14, 2020): Full time, five days a week.
Work Attire: Casual
Local Language: Mandarin; 1st quarter 1st year level is available in the spring quarter
Eligibility and Requirements:
Applicants must be currently enrolled freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors, and coterms who are undergraduates in all majors, including undeclared. Coterm students must still have undergraduate status. MA students in the Center for East Asian Studies are also eligible to apply.
Applicants must be current Stanford students during the internship period. Seniors must postpone graduation paperwork until the internship ends, but may participate in commencement. For summer graduation requirements, including details regarding enrollment requirements and information about participation in the June commencement ceremonies, students should contact their major department's student services office and Registrar's Office for graduation quarter petition.
Preferably, before beginning their internships, selected candidates should have taken at least one course regarding the internship region. The course can be taken in the spring quarter.
For more internship positions provided by the Stanford Global Studies Internship Program, please see our internship listing.
Each applicant can apply for a maximum of two program-arranged positions. If you apply more than two positions, we will only accept the first two applications based on the time of your submission.