Executive Director of Asset Investments

  • Competitive
  • Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Hays Dubai
  • 12 Dec 18

This opportunity is based in the U.A.E with a large semi-government asset management / investment company who are shaping the future strategy of the power sector in this region. They are currently conducting a search for a seasoned professional with a Power, Utilities and / or Infrastructure background.

This opportunity is based in the U.A.E with a large semi-government asset manager / investment company who are shaping the future strategy of the power sector in this region. They are currently conducting a search for an Executive Director with a proven, utilities and / or infrastructure background. 

 

  • Candidate will serve as a strategic investment advisor to the CEO and have accountability for driving capital investment opportunities across the asset portfolio
  • Handle the analysis of major investment programs
  • Co-ordinate with key stakeholders 
  • Provide leadership while executing key investments.
  • Candidate will have to assume responsibility for the tactical execution of leverage market opportunities and identify investment synergies. 
  • Responsible for leading process requirements for all investment reporting, planning, forecasting and budgeting
  • Monitor delivery of new/capital projects, ensuring compliance with statutory requirements  while ensuring to and taking steps to mitigate risks in a cost-effective and timely manner
  • Build and develop strategic relationships with potential investment partners

 

Qualifications and Experience 

  • Degree level qualification in Engineering or Business/Commercial related discipline; MBA and/or another postgraduate degree is required
  • Experience of extensive stakeholder management
  • Extensive experience within a large, complex asset owning entity either via a Group holding company or via Private Capital GP structure, with specific utility/energy sector focus
  • Proven experience/track record in emerging markets
  • Regional experience is required for this role