Investment Manager (Life-Science) Private Equity in an international family office

  • competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Wille Finance AG
  • 22 Aug 17

The international family office Wille Finance AG is based in Switzerland with offices in Zurich and Baar. Investments are made in three main asset classes: Real Estate, Listed Assets and Private Equity. Within Private Equity we invest into growth companies as well as in traditional mid cap companies (buy-out/buy-in). We are a dynamic, growing team with opportunities for talents.

Responsibilities

  • Build up and manage a network of (venture) entrepreneurs, co- investors, banks and M&A advisors (focus in Europe)
  • Actively sourcing and screening new deal opportunities with a focus on life-science companies
  • Lead the investment process including Due Diligence, negotiations and deal closing
  • Portfolio Management: Monitoring and reporting of portfolio companies. Leading selected strategic projects (add-on investments, value creation projects etc.)
  • Exit: Identification of potential exit partners, deal set up and governing the process

Profile

  • Approximately 5-10 years of professional experience preferably with a background and a strong network in the life science industry (pharma/biotech/medtech)
  • Preferred: Either an operational leadership role in life-science or an banking analyst background covering life-science companies
  • Experience with private equity/venture deals is a plus
  • Analytical thinking combined with a hands-on business approach
  • Entrepreneurial mindset and self-starter, able to work in a small team
  • Down to earth-mentality and great interpersonal skills
  • Fluent in English, any other language is a plus

What we offer

  • Be part of a young, dynamic team with flat hierarchy
  • Hands-on decision making and active participation in a growing business
  • Doing Venture and later-stage Private Equity investments
  • High degree of entrepreneurial freedom and opportunity to build up international investments
     

Wille Finance AG