Private Equity, Fund of Funds and Secondaries

Associate, Private Equity Originations, UK Private equity fund

Associate, Originations team, private equity fund We are now working with a very successful UK private equity fund. They are now looking to hire an Executive into their Originations team. The Originations team focuses on developing new investment relationships and deals with the senior management and managing directors of privately owned businesses who are considering selling their companies. It is a key part of the business, and drives the growth of the fund. The role will focus on: - Making initial approaches to the senior management of business with a view to developing a long term relationship with a business. This could result in initial interest in a private equity investment or the beginning of a longer term relationship with the business - Maintaining a detailed database of contacts and prospects for the business - Arranging meetings with companies/ involvement in initial meetings as necessary - Analysis of companies , identifying potential deals The successful candidate could come from a variety of backgrounds to include - Private equity - Consulting - Marketing / business development - Research You will have some experience of business development or marketing in your current role and be happy making calls to introduce the fund.