– Established Australian Alternative Investment Manager
– Lead role and opportunity to run a new strategy
– FinTech and emerging technology focus
Our client is a well-regarded and dynamic Australian Investment Manager which employs a range of distinct yet complementary private capital strategies. They are a leading name in the provision of investing solutions to growing and midsize Australian businesses and have built a reputation for innovative thinking, a long-term relationship focused approach and strong entrepreneurial spirit.
Consistent year-on-year growth and impressive returns profile has given them the opportunity to explore new strategies. As such, they are now looking to hire a Lead or Leads for a new Venture Capital / Growth Equity strategy which will have a lean towards the FinTech space, an area with excellent growth potential in the local market.
This is a rare opportunity to play a key role in the development of a new strategy at a growing manager with a successful track record in the raising and deployment of investment capital, especially in the growth space. Critical to the role will be the ability to forge new market relationships, assess technologies and management teams across the FinTech world and build a high performance investment team.
Suitable candidates will be Director / MD level with a background in Venture Capital, Private Equity or Corporate Development. FinTech advisers may also be considered. They will be driven, ambitious, and looking to take their next step in leading a strategy and building a team around them. The ideal candidate will have experience investing in or working with early-stage business, especially those in the FinTech and broader emerging technology sectors.
They will be a natural networker, collaborative in the way they work with colleagues and entrepreneurially minded. In return, they will have a seat at the top table, an attractive carry allocation and trajectory and the autonomy to build and run a team of like minded individuals.
– 10+ years’ post-graduation experience with time spent in VC, PE, or an acquisitive and relevant corporate development role
– Experience of investing in or working with emerging businesses
– A track record in the financial technology space, or an affinity towards it
To apply please send your cv to James Durey firstname.lastname@example.org 0492210188
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