About The Role
As Head of Research and Data Science, you will be responsible to scale our research and data science department. You play a key role in the next stage of development of MTB, coordinating the research and analysis of the Innovation and Venture Capital  Economy macro trends with our innovation advisory services for corporations. You are passionate about data and making sense of trends but, at the same time, you understand our business fundamentals and our corporate clientele.

You are responsible for the adoption of the latest tools for data scraping, data visualization, data automation, macros. You are creative in looking for data feed providers of startup funding, M&As, investments, etc in multiple geographies around the world.

You are excited about the opportunity of building a proprietary database of startups at global level that can be queried both for research purposes and for advisory services to our corporate clients.

You are a geek but also comfortable working across all departments, and to deal with uncertainty.

Finally you are curious and get excited in deep diving into unexplored territories…

You’re Excited About This Opportunity Because You’ll…
  • Thrive with data crunching 
  • Work across industries and geographies
  • Love making sense of data, and write industry reports that will be read by thousands
  • Know how to deal with the other departments of the company
  • Be a master of planning 
  • Be a star in spotting the best automating tools to be used
  • Have a technical background, an analytical mind and an unlimited passion of technological innovation
  • Be fast at prototyping
  • Master infographics
You’ll love working at Mind the Bridge because we…
  • Are a successful, fast-growing company with a startup work vibe
  • Are passionate about our clients and live/breathe the client experience
  • Are equally as passionate about our employees and encouraging them to be their best selves
  • Offer competitive salaries
  • Are at the forefront of tech and innovation, redefining corporate-startup collaboration for the next generations;
  • Have a smart and experienced leadership team that wants to do what’s right and is open to new ideas;
  • Believe in autonomy and taking initiative.
About Mind the Bridge
Mind the Bridge is a global organization that provides innovation advisory services for corporates and startups.

With HQs in San Francisco (CA) and offices in London, Milan, Cagliari, and Barcelona Mind the Bridge has been working as an international bridge at the intersection between Startups and Corporates since 2007.

Mind the Bridge scouts, filters and works with 4,000+ startups a year supporting global corporations in their innovation quest by driving open innovation initiatives that translate into curated deals with startups (namely PoCs, licensing, investments, and/or acquisitions).

For more info: http://mindthebridge.com | @mindthebridge

  • Data Science
  • Corporate Open Innovation, Corporate-Startup collaboration
  • Technology
Employment Type
Based in Italy (Milan area) with frequent travel required to other MTB offices.