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Found with FoodLabs

  • Berlin, Germany
Founder & Entrepreneurs in Residence

Job description


At FoodLabs, we strongly believe that entrepreneurs will be the ones to solve the systemic issues facing society today.

To create a better tomorrow we are looking for the most daring entrepreneurs to develop groundbreaking solutions. We are a vibrant team of industry experts, entrepreneurs, and investors, who together strive to bring meaningful change to the food industry. We provide pre-seed venture capital and the optimal environment for entrepreneurs to build industry-defining companies. We build and invest in ventures across Food- and AgTech, BioTech, CleanTech, and Human Health. We have been fortunate enough to have partnered with some of the most visionary founders behind companies like Formo, Gorillas, and Mushlabs.


We support founders to start a business from zero to 1. There is no too early - all you need is the conviction and grit to start a company.

  • During the first months as an Entrepreneur in Residence, you will be a full part of the venture studio team to discuss and validate ideas. Together we will determine if it can become a world-changing company customers need and love.

  • We have built a team of experts that will provide you with financial, operational, and strategic support - this includes Growth & G2M strategy, Fundraising, People & Talent, and Marketing & PR. No matter if you need to find a co-founder, raise the next round, or set up a growth strategy, we will be able to guide and support you.

  • Our goal is to enable you to found a ground-breaking business - we will do anything in our power to reach that goal. Including your first Pre-Seed investment.

Job requirements


We know that every founder is unique with their unique qualities. We are open to any type of background and look for people from all walks of life. Whether you are a serial entrepreneur or a fresh graduate - we’d love to speak with you. Former entrepreneurs have been everything from recent Ph.D. graduates with a scientific background to former bankers, consultants, or failed start-up founders.

Nonetheless to give you some guidance, here are some traits that proved to be predictors of success in the past and that we are looking for in founders

  • Unmatched expertise and knowledge in your field or industry of passion.

  • Unique and creative viewpoints on how to challenge the status quo.

  • Perseverance and grit overcome challenges thrown at you in daily life as a founder.

  • Ability to quickly and thoroughly learn about new problems and opportunities.

  • A passionate leader with experience in building teams and products from zero to one.

  • Berlin, Berlin, Germany