Private Equity, Fund of Funds and Secondaries

Investment Associate, Global Private Equity Fund (2nd/ 3rd year analyst level)

Investment Associates, Global Private Equity Fund. We are now working with a major global private equity. They are now looking to recruit an Investment Associate in their team. Incoming associates will share their time between new deals and portfolio responsibilities, The associate role spans the spectrum of a deal from entry to exit, including: Deal evaluation / execution - Deal execution for both new deals as well as add-on acquisitions for existing portfolio companies’ investments - Working with advisors on transaction diligence and structuring - Assisting with financings and associated capital raises - Contribute to investment judgement and deal pricing considerations - Prepare investment memorandum materials for the investment committee - Evaluate strengths and gaps in the management teams of potential targets Portfolio & value creation - Assist assigned portfolio companies with activities such as new market entry, add-on acquisitions, refinancing or other value-accretive activities - Work with the finance team on regular investment reporting and monitoring - Contribute to monthly board meetings & strategic agenda - Assist in management recruitment and preparation of incentive schemes - Prepare and execute exit processes & investment realization Market research & deal identification - Conduct company and industry research with occasional presentations to weekly meetings - Build relationships in market and raise awareness of the fund to help source deals - Map out competitive landscape and acquisition target lists They are interested in meeting professionals who will have a background as follows: Experience and expertise - 2-3 years of relevant experience (investment banking, consulting, transaction services) closely exposed to private equity transactions - Expert modelling (both operational and financial) and analytical skills demonstrated across several deals (M&A, restructuring, refinancing, strategic initiatives) - Availability and willingness to travel as needed. - Top academic credentials