Student Ambassador

About HOF Capital

HOF Capital is a technology venture capital firm. We invest at Seed and Series A in North America and Western Europe. HOF has an unusually broad portfolio acceleration platform comprising 9 full-time staff and offices in New York (HQ) and London, as well as Venture Partners in San Francisco, Berlin, Dubai, Mumbai, and Taipei. HOF is backed by leading multinational corporations and family offices which view HOF as the best way to work with the US innovation economy. Among our initial investors are Orascom Group, the Godrej Group and Dallah Albaraka.

The Opportunity

HOF selectively partners with 1-2 students or recent graduates from select elite universities in North America, the Middle East, and Western Europe, to help us identify companies and talent which should be on our radar.

Ideal Ambassador:

  • Current undergraduate or graduate student at a top tier university in North America, the Middle East, or Western Europe
  • Heavily involved in campus life, typically as a leader of student group(s) focused on technology, finance, and/or entrepreneurship
  • Demonstrated interest in tech/entrepreneurship/venture, typically through a relevant major

Metrics:

  • Number of investable startups sourced by Ambassador
  • Of the preceding number, how many HOF actually invests in

Start Dates: Flexible

Hours: Flexible, typically 3-6 hours/month

Compensation:

  • Unpaid
  • Mentoring from active, experienced VCs
  • First consideration for internships at HOF Capital and our portfolio companies
  • Invitation to our annual Ambassador dinner in New York City
  • Coinvestment opportunities alongside HOF, at the same terms

How to apply

Please send a detailed resume; a cover letter including your time commitment for this role, your physical location and other obligations over the course of the year; writing samples related to entrepreneurship and/or investing; and links to any social media presence to apply+ambassador@hof.capital. We encourage you to include any additional helpful/creative information, e.g., links to past projects, memos, videos, papers, blog-posts, etc.