Investment Manager

Location: Africa
Contact: Adam Wade
Email: email Adam
Posted: over 3 years ago

NextWave Partners is working with an international fund manager to identify an Investment Manager to manage the end to end process of their renewable energy investments in Africa. This is a great opportunity for a dynamic investment professional who is passionate about renewable energy and investing in developing frontier markets in Africa.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Business development with the end goal of building a strong pipeline of potential investment opportunities
  • Financial analysis, financial modelling, development of financing structures
  • Risk identification and analysis
  • Presentation of investment proposals to the IC (Investment Committee)
  • Manage deal process through origination, due diligence, documentation, negotiation and closing
  • Take board seats in portfolio companies
  • Coach more junior staff through the investment process
  • Actively work with portfolio companies’ post-investment
  • Ensure that best financial and non-financial practices are implemented

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Financial degree (Honours) or equivalent
  • 7 – 11 years’ experience within PE or Investment Banking (M&A, corporate finance or project finance), or with previous experience in a Big Four Accountancy firm or the Renewable Energy sector
  • Above average financial modelling skills and attention to detail
  • Financial acumen. I.e. the capacity to demonstrate knowledge of and insight into financial principles & processes and identify inconsistencies in data
  • Ability to apply sound business judgment and an analytical, pragmatic and creative approach to problem solving
  • Ability to plan and prioritise effectively: strong project / process management skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Technically proficient in Excel, Word, PowerPoint essential.

Reaching Out
If this opportunity is of interest, please send your CV to Adam Wade on the below email address and a confidential discussion can be arranged.

Direct Line: +65 6340 1945

EA License No: 16S8303

EA Registration No: R1545636