We’re looking for a candidate to fill this position in an exciting company.
Taking part in identifying key sectoral developments and assessing investment opportunities in the food and agriculture space globally, an emerging global space at the intersection of life sciences (e.g. cell-based meat, gene-editing, synthetic biology), digital technology (e.g. e- commerce, machine learning & data analytics, robotics & IoT), and social impact (e.g. sustainability, food security, public health)
Conducting research and financial analysis on assigned sub-sectors and relevant companies
Developing financial models and presentations for internal evaluation and investment committees
Structuring and consummating new direct investments as well as pursuing divestments where appropriate
Monitoring existing portfolio companies and new direct investments (where applicable) against investment theses
Establishing and cultivating relationships (including travel) with companies, research analysts and other relevant institutions
Assisting with team’s regular portfolio reporting and periodic firm-wide strategic initiatives.
Excellent academic qualifications in any discipline (preferably in Business, Finance, Economics, or STEM) and passion for investing
1-4 years of working experience with a top-tier private equity, investment bank, management consulting, or corporate finance / M&A firms
High level of interpersonal, presentation and written communication skills
Ability to work well within diverse teams and collaborate across multiple stakeholders
Self-starter with proven ability to manage multiple priorities and to work independently
Familiar with use of appropriate electronic data sources (e.g. Bloomberg, Factiva, Capital IQ, etc) for business and industry information research and productivity tools (e.g. Microsoft Office, Tableau, etc).