Private Equity, Fund of Funds and Secondaries

Investment analyst, private family office, principal investments

Investment Analyst, Principal Investments, Private Family office, London Our client is the private family office of a prominent billionaire with global investments. They are now looking to recruit an Investment Analyst to their team, who will work on the execution of investments for the fund. The role involves working as an analyst and a fully participating team member in almost all stages of the deal process. Analysts are involved in the development of various financial models, perform complex analyses and work on due diligence of potential investment opportunities. They are also heavily involved in the management of partner companies, both at the strategic and operational aspects of the business. The responsibilities of this role will include the following: • The development of financial models for prospective investments and the maintenance of existing models for current portfolio investments • Performing sensitivity analysis and stress testing prospective investments to examine the various impacts on valuation and investment returns • Assisting in the due diligence and transaction execution of prospective investments. Due diligence activities may include: • Post investment monitoring, financial return projection and funding gap assessment • Preparation of various miscellaneous presentations (business plans, explanations on management / corporate / deal structure, competitive landscape assessments) • Assisting management of partner companies in: o The evaluation of various business development activities / opportunities o Financial / scenario analysis o Business decision analysis • Aiding in the evaluation of various strategic options and exit scenarios The Candidate The ideal candidate is someone who is an enthusiastic self-starter with top-notch academics and M&A experience from a tier 1 investment bank, advisory firm or consulting experience from a top management consultant firm. Successful candidates will possess excellent financial modelling and presentation/report preparation skills, have a keen commercial awareness and high attention to detail. To apply please send an email to and quoting ref 454.