• Competitive
  • Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Permanent, Full time
  • PER, Private Equity Recruitment
  • 2019-03-18

Associate Principal, European Primary Investments, Global Private Equity, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Reference: 74960 /2D

Associate Principal, European Primary Investments, Global Private Equity, Abu Dhabi, UAE


Reference:
74960 /2D
Our client is an established, high-calibre team with a global investment mandate. They are looking for an investment professional to focus on leading their European private equity fund investments programme. They have significant access to capital under management and are looking to scale the business quickly.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Lead all aspects of the private equity fund due diligence process
  • Be responsible for maintaining existing manager relationships and help to originate dealflow. You will be expected to nurture European GP relationships and have a good understanding of the landscape and who is going to market
  • Monitor the investment portfolio and performance, attend AGMs and deal with any changes or special situations within the portfolio
  • Address investor queries and, if desired, you will have the opportunity to gain client exposure as a specialist within the strategy

YOUR PROFILE:
  • Prior private equity fund investment experience leading diligences from end to end
  • Good and broad knowledge of the European GP landscape and ability to build relationships with them
  • Demonstrable investment track record and knowledge of the investment / due diligence process
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to present and defend your views in investment committees
  • Big picture skills: Able to lift the outcome of a particular analysis to a broader takeaway (connect dots)