Entrepreneur in Residence

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Job Location

Switzerland / fully remote

Type of Job


Maximon is a longevity investor and company builder with the vision to become a leading player in the field of longevity and healthy lifespan by empowering entrepreneurs to build impactful, science-based, and scalable companies providing healthy aging and rejuvenation solutions. Maximon is currently looking for an Entrepreneur in Residence who will join our team for at least six months with the potential to become an entrepreneur in one of our start-ups thereafter.

Our 6-month Entrepreneur in Residence Program is a chance for potential founders to develop a specific business case within the longevity industry with the support of our expert Venture Builder team. At the end of the Program, Maximon and The Longevity Co-Investment Fund may offer funding and co-founding services covering Pre-Seed and later seed money (up to 10 million CHF) to ensure that you can develop the case to its full potential.

As our Entrepreneur in Residence you are responsible for:

  • Exploring and analyzing markets and trends and identifying venture opportunities in a specific field of the industry

  • Analyzing market opportunity for your idea by conducting market sizing and competitor research

  • Developing a strong investment case and business plan for your startup idea

  • De-risking the startup idea by conducting strong customer discovery and validation of hypotheses

  • Working closely with our Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) and Scientific Advisory Board in the evaluation of new business opportunities

Your qualifications:

  • You are motivated to build a venture from scratch

  • You have an entrepreneurial drive and mindset, high ambition, and the ability to achieve goals collaboratively

  • An undergraduate or graduate degree from a top-­tier university, MA/MSc/MBA/Ph.D./ Postdoc is a plus

  • You have gained professional experience in a high-performing entrepreneurial environment with exposure to multidisciplinary teams

  • You have excellent communication skills

  • You are a flexible, open-minded, and communicative team player

  • You are eager to learn about longevity

With us as a strong partner by your side:

As our Entrepreneur in Residence, you are building longevity start-up companies together with us from day one. You profit from working with successful and well-known serial entrepreneurs who have co-founded over 20 companies, accompanied 2 IPOs, and have raised more than EUR 2bn. On top of that, you will cooperate with the brightest (researcher) minds within longevity. You accelerate your entrepreneurial career in one of the hottest topics in the coming decades: longevity!