The Secondary Investment Associate is responsible for sourcing, analysing, modelling, and monitoring investment opportunities. The role offers a diversified exposure to private equity and venture capital investing and a high-level of responsibility. Secondary Associates are deeply involved in the development of cash flow models, investment theses, and various risk analyses. Specifically, the individual will be involved with and responsible for:
Performing quantitative analysis, including LBO, fund, and transaction modelling
Conducting market and company research
Participating in due diligence calls with sellers and GPs
Assisting in all aspects of the transaction, including deal selection, pricing analysis, negotiation, and execution
Assisting in all transaction documentation and presentations to investment committee
Conducting secondary market research
Developing and maintaining proprietary deal and market intelligence
Performing deal monitoring analysis
Participating in identification of deal sourcing targets
We seek a self-disciplined individual, with creative thinking and the following characteristics:
Graduated from a top-tier undergraduate university
1.5-3 years of work experience in private equity or investment banking, with preference for M&A and LBO transaction experience
Strong analytical, modelling, organizational, and writing skills
A professional presence combined with relationship and communication skills to interact effectively with internal and external parties
A highly-motivated, self-starter with the ability work independently within a team context
Strong motivations to work within Secondary Investments
Fluent English, any additional languages are advantageous but not required
This role will offer you:
The chance to work within a lean and tight-knit team of 5 people, benefiting from high exposure and a clear feedback loops in deal teams of 2.
Flat and collegiate working environment.
High levels of responsibility from day 1, including the opportunity to present to investment committees as an Associate.
Exposure to GPs and other Intermediaries in market, through AGM attendance and conferences.