EMEA Edison™ Accelerator Internship (Venture Development Team)


February 23, 2021

Wayra is looking for an intern to join our Venture Development team and work on launching the EMEA Edison™ immediately. Are you interested in learning about start-ups and the Venture Capital ecosystem?  


Wayra is the most global, connected and technological open innovation hub in the world.

Wayra provides unparalleled access to networks and capital that turn start-ups into scale-ups. Our 198 portfolio companies have a combined valuation of over $1.1 billion and have generated $22 million in revenue via contracts with Telefónica. In addition to our main London programme and 198 investee companies, we facilitate a network of 4 additional programmes throughout the UK that have supported more than 100 companies.

The Role  

We are looking for a fantastic intern to join our Venture Development team and work on launching and delivering a new venture development programme in partnership with GE Healthcare.  

The EMEA Edison™ Accelerator is a start-up and scale-up acceleration & healthcare provider collaboration programme designed by GE Healthcare in partnership with Wayra UK.  

As an intern on the EMEA Edison Acceleration programme you will work closely with the Programme Manager and Head of Venture Development to deliver an engagement programme for the AI healthcare start-ups selected to join. This is a fantastic opportunity to work with founders at beginning of their entrepreneurial journeys.

Activities include:


What we offer

Start Date:

Wayra Hiring Process:

  1. Send your CV and cover letter to patricia.nicola@telefonica.com  
  1. If you pass the first stage you will have an interview with the Head of Venture Development & Partnerships

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