SingTel is looking for highly intelligent, technology-savvy interns to work on two initiatives in Israel: innov8, a corporate venture capital fund, and L!ifeLabs @ Israel, an open-innovation and Scouting-Marketing-partnerships activity.
Responsibilities may include technology scouting and dealflow management support, attending startup events and presenting SingTel to startup companies, business development both externally and internally in SingTel (i.e helping to showcase startups internally and engage business owners), as well as helping to shape the innovation process in the new GDL Business Unit (Group Digital Life).
• Very strong communication skills – written and oral
• Hands on motivated go-getter that can take a project and see it through
• Team player, emphatic and sociable with a no-ego mindset
• Tech savvy
The SingTel Group is Asia’s leading communications group with almost 500 million mobile subscribers, providing a diverse range of communication services and solutions, including fixed, mobile, data, Internet, info-communications technology, satellite and pay TV. In addition, the SingTel Group is a long-term strategic investor in regional mobile operators in India, Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand.
SingTel’s L!feLabs @ Israel focuses on reaching out to the Israel innovation community, developing SingTel’s capabilities in key focus areas as well as conducting proof of concepts leading to the commercialization of products and services. The organization is focused on creating new growth engines by delighting customers with innovative and cutting-edge digital services beyond traditional telephony, mobile, broadband and video offerings.
SingTel Innov8 (Innov8), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the SingTel Group, is a corporate Venture Capital fund, with its own set of decision making, approval and funding processes. It has an initial fund size of $250 million.