Associate Partner (f/m/d)

Munich, Bavaria, Germany · Partnership expand job description ↓


We are Stryber - the largest independent corporate venture builder in the DACH region. We help our clients launch new digital ventures from scratch (and fix the strategy behind it) as well as build our own ventures.

Our approach

We build web/mobile prototypes and MVPs to test and iterate business ideas quickly in the market. Later, we scale and grow the most promising ones to let them become leading solutions in their market. Simple click-dummies, rapid MVPs, and sophisticated deep-tech (SaaS) solutions, we have a variety of start-up projects ahead of us in several exciting verticals, such as FinTech, PropTech, Digital Health, Food & Beverage or MarTech.

What to expect

At Stryber you can expect a no bullshit, down to earth, yet high caliber work environment. You will be part of the Stryber family - a young and dynamic team that is highly motivated to create impact. In your role as our Associate Partner Corporate Innovation:

  • You will be the responsible person on the ground for a specific client engagement, typically comprising of multiple ventures
  • Hence, you ensure the successful completion of the client engagement by guiding (Senior) Venture Architects through our venture building process (from ideation to scale up) and coordinating our world class venture operations
  • Working with corporate clients requires you to be a rebel but also adhere to some corporate rules, e.g. regular pitches for funding in the board, working with CxOs of the client organization to create synergies, etc.
  • At any time, you will get support from and be part of a great team at Stryber with solid methods and clear guidance
  • You directly report to Stryber's founders

Your career opportunities

  • Stryber can be your home base for a very long time
  • In your track, you will develop a portfolio of clients and a pipeline of engagements together with the Managing Partners
  • You can advance to Partner or Managing Partner
  • Everyone at Stryber can start a non-client related venture in the Entrepreneur-in-Residence track


  • You have founded a startup or have held a C-level position in a startup with significant achievements in your role
  • 3+ years experience in strategy consulting and/or venture capital
  • Experience as a line manager in a large corporation with responsibility for P&L as well as digital transformation is a plus
  • You hold a Master degree with outstanding academic results preferably in the field of business, science or engineering
  • You are fluent in German and English - another European language is a plus
  • You have a solid understanding of lean startup methods and their application in the startup life
  • Strong analytical and creative problem solving skills
  • Willingness to travel: 80%
  • Full-time availability, part-time or freelance is not possible


  • Attractive compensation based on your performance
  • Fame and glory for what you will have helped build
  • Attractive office in the middle of Munich - become part of the inspiring WeWork community, which includes perks like free beer/coffee/tea/water, table soccer, table tennis, regular events, and engaging with a great community of inspiring people
  • A great remote culture, which allows you to be very flexible; if you prefer to work from sunny beaches or cold mountains from time to time, feel free - just be prepared to get some jealous messages from us on Slack or to receive even more awesome photos in return
  • Joint Work-From-X weeks
  • A highly dynamic and energetic environment
  • “Move fast & break things” culture
  • Awesome team challenger events, weekly team lunches, and lots of fun

Start date: as soon as possible


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