Investment Director, Exciting New Mid-market Entrant, Munich, Germany
PER, Private Equity Recruitment
Location: Munich, Germany
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: 20315905
About our Client
We are working with a leading European private equity firm entering the DACH region to expand on their existing offices in France, Italy and BeNeLux. With nearly ???5bn in assets under management, across multiple funds, the firm has a strong focus on mid-market investments in the Business Services, Tech & Telecoms, Healthcare and Consumer sectors.
They are now looking to hire an Investment Director into their team in Munich. In this position, you will be involved in all aspects of a deal cycle, working closely with the Partner and team to originate and drive acquisitions in the region.
This is a unique opportunity to drive the growth of a new team and a new market for this highly successful fund.
What the job involves
Lead sourcing and evaluation of investment opportunities in alignment with the firm's investment strategy
Manage entire due diligence process through to investment committee presentation
Manage the negotiation and structuring of transactions, ensuring optimal terms and conditions
Oversee portfolio companies, working closely with management teams to drive operational improvements and value creation
Monitor and report on the performance of investments, identifying opportunities for exit or value enhancement
Build and maintain strong relationships with industry professionals, advisors, and co-investors
Who we are looking for
Master's degree in finance, business, or equivalent
Significant experience gained both within a private equity firm as well as initial training in investment banking, consulting or a related field
Proven track record of sourcing, executing, and managing successful private equity investments
Excellent negotiation and deal structuring abilities