Private Equity Investment Professional - Impact Investing Private Equity Investment Professional - Impact  …

Partners Group AG
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 28 Mar 20
Partners Group AG
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 28 Mar 20
Private Equity Investment Professional - Impact Investing
Partners Group is a global private markets investment manager, serving over 900 institutional investors. We have USD 94 billion in assets under management and more than 1,400 professionals across 20 offices worldwide. We realize potential in private markets by financing and developing great companies, desirable real estate and essential infrastructure. We create value in our investments through active and long-term responsible ownership.

What it's about
In this position, you will join PG Impact Investments' Private Equity team in Singapore with responsibilities across all aspects of Asian growth equity investments, including sourcing, due diligence, structuring, deal execution, ongoing monitoring and value creation.

Your tasks will include:

  • Performing and selectively leading quantitative and qualitative analysis of potential investments, including financial modeling, credit risk assessment, industry research and operational analysis
  • Working within a deal team to develop investment structure, conduct on-site due diligence and produce investment recommendations
  • Contributing to the negotiation and drafting of legal transaction documentation (e.g. SHAs/SPAs), coordinating with internal and external counterparties
  • Supporting portfolio companies throughout the investment period, including supporting and being proactive in all matters arising in the ordinary course of investment management, acting quickly to identify, address and correct issues
  • Proactive assistance on investment monitoring, impact reporting and market research
  • Support new product and business initiatives for the private equity platform when necessary
  • Conducting industry research projects and designing and producing fund-related material, when necessary.
What we expect
We are looking for a professional with the willingness and ability to excel within a highly entrepreneurial organization.

The successful candidate should have:

  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience in financial services, preferably direct private equity or investment banking with a focus on Southeast Asian markets
  • Experience in performing due diligence and/or risk assessments on Southeast Asian companies (such as growth-stage businesses or social enterprises)
  • Network and relationships to potential investees across Southeast Asia
  • Demonstrated passion for impact investing, development finance or social enterprise work
  • Familiarity with the latest impact measurement & management approaches
  • Self-motivated and proactive team player with an entrepreneurial mindset as well as excellent analytical, interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Degree from a top-tier university, preferably with a focus on Business Administration, Accounting, Finance and/or Economics, and an excellent academic record
  • Business fluency in English required
  • Working proficiency of any Southeast Asian languages a plus

What we offer
  • Opportunity to contribute to building out the equity platform of a new impact investing organization with the aim to reach an industry-leading position
  • Fostering a work environment with a passionate and talented international team in a fast-growing, ambitious company
  • Highly professional, intellectually demanding and stimulating work environment
  • Flat management structure with significant exposure to senior leaders and decision makers
  • Attractive career path with potential for long-term advancement
  • Competitive salary and benefits with performance-related compensation model
  • Access to Partners Group's global network, investment know-how and specialist resources