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Learn about our Climate Tech Fellow program. Join Atlas Capital. Use your career, to save the world.
Why work in climate tech?
In the past 15 years, wind power doubled its capacity 4 times, solar production has doubled 7 times, and fossil fuel investments have stagnated. Global investment in the low-carbon energy transition totaled $1.1 trillion in 2022.
The investors preferring to continue investing in oil & gas are making huge losses: Pension funds lost $757b globally over 3 years on fossil fuels.
Investors have shifted to clean energy & climate mitigation. In 2022 alone, $71b USD has been invested in climate technologies startups, making wind and solar energy cheaper than ever.
EV Battery price fell 35% last year alone, making electric car sales rise by 60% and could reach 50% of all car sales by 2040.
For the first time in history, during the past few years, there has been more than 2X more renewable energy production added than new coal, oil, and gas combined.
This is the time you can catch the bus and write history to tell your kids.
Join Atlas as a Climate Tech Fellow!
The Atlas Capital is the first and only Southeast Asia-based venture capital fund dedicated to investing in global early-stage climate technology with the potential to scale its solutions to solve fundamental issues in Southeast Asia.
The portfolio of Atlas Capital is composed 8 of US-based, cleantech circular economy (EV batteries recycling, seaweed farming for carbon offsets) & low carbon climate tech companies (micro nuclear power plants, green building retrofitting)
Co-investors of the existing portfolio include Robert Downey Junior's Footprint Coalition, Bill Gates's LowerCarbon Capital, MIT Ventures, Y combinator, and SOSV.
We’re looking for ambitious, curious, and mission-driven Senior and Junior Analysts with an entrepreneurial mindset to join our team as climate tech fellows.
The position is open to candidates currently pursuing a Ph.D. degree, as well as for individuals who are about to graduate from school, and Ph.D. individuals who are looking to switch careers and may not currently be in school.
The selected candidate will work closely with Kookai and Djoann, the General Partners to source companies, conduct due diligence, market research, and more. This is a high-impact role that will allow the opportunity for the selected candidate to help shape the future of the firm and become Principal a few years later.
Timeframe: 3 months part-time with a possible extension to full-time opportunities
Location: We’re a global team with members scouting innovations in Asia, North America, and Europe.
Identify key categories and technologies that can serve as attractive areas of potential investments. Have an in-depth and clear perspective on technological trends, and the challenges and opportunities they create for startups and potential investors. Develop bottom-up investment theses grounded in deep sector-specific research.
Source and manage potential investment opportunities. Build relationships with founders and operators, and identify paths of mutual collaboration with our firm.
Prepare and execute in-depth diligence of potential investments, including both technical and financial diligence. Develop a deep point of view on the company and all variables relevant for making an investment decision, including its product, team, market, and competitive landscape, among other factors.
Collaborate with the investment team to manage the above processes, the investment pipeline, and internal operations. We work in a highly collaborative setting, and all members of our team contribute to not only the investment process but the continued improvement of internal processes that contribute to the development of the firm.
The ideal candidate will have one or more categories of technology in which they possess deep sector-specific expertise, including knowledge about the leading companies, relevant technological trends, relevant economic trends, and competitive dynamics.
Demonstrated ability to succeed in a dynamic environment.
Able to prioritize work independently and lead multiple projects simultaneously with a high degree of efficacy.
Deep intellectual curiosity about technology and financial markets.
A Ph.D., technical expertise. We are a deep tech investment firm so while we will consider applicants from all backgrounds, technical expertise is a bonus.
Ultimately, we hire the best people, who may or may not fit every criterion in a given job role. If you think you may be a good fit for the job, we encourage you to apply. Trust is the most important quality we value across our team, and we assign greater value to a person than their resume.