General Management
Business Designer - Mexico Opening

Polymath - México
México DF

Who are Business Designer within Polymath?

Polymath Ventures is opening up our newest office in Mexico City, and we are looking for an exceptional business designer to join our expansion team! A Polymath Business Designer is a top-caliber business thinker who will work with teams of an early-stage, rapidly growing Polymath company. Business Designer work directly alongside Polymath Partners and venture Founders to build and grow the company. They are fully integrated within a venture or a Polymath project, leading teams to overcome key challenges and steer the direction of the company.

Why build with us?

  • Join one of the most talented teams in Latin America with the right methodology to dramatically increase the likelihood of startup success
  • Build something important that impacts customers' lives and employs 1000s of people
  • See the direct results of every ounce of sweat (and tears)


What will you get?

  • Real operational experience. You will be part of a small team in charge opening and building our offices in Mexico D.F. and launching Polymath's first venture in Mexico
  • Methodologies to build new ventures. You will gain exposure to Polymath’s model of designing, and growing new businesses.
  • Entrepreneurship in emerging markets. You will gain a deep understanding of building companies within more difficult, yet high-potential markets.
  • Working alongside top, diverse talent. You will gain exposure to top global talent from a diverse fields: design, business, technology, etc.
  • Exposure to venture finance. We will keep you connected with the strategy behind venture funding.
  • Balancing business with impact.  You will see how we create value for investors, users, and employees.


We are looking for individuals with the following characteristics

  • 2+ years of working experience in high-growth environments
  • ​Incredible analytical horsepower
  • Mastery of function or domain relevant to position
  • High empathy
  • Great risk appetite
  • Flexible, quick thinking  and learning
  • Ambition to build big
  • Experience in the Mexican market is big plus
  • ​Fluency in English and Spanish


A few of Polymath's successes so far

  • 7 ventures launched since late 2012; 1 more to be launched at the beginning of 2017
  • Over 250 people employed across the Polymath group
  • All ventures have raised external rounds of capital 
  • Táximo, our first company, is now the largest taxi administration company in Colombia, and the founders have become Endeavor Entrepreneurs; the company has also opened an office in Peru


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About Polymath

Polymath Ventures is a company builder for emerging markets. Using a combination of business and design-thinking, Polymath creates new business ventures — from scratch, to scale massively across Latin America. Our companies address the latent needs of the growing middle class through innovative products and services.



More about Polymath
7

Fully operating companies designed, launched, and grown in four years

250

Talented and passionate individuals from across the globe working to build great companies

13M+

US dollars invested into Polymath and our portfolio companies

3

countries where our companies operate