This is a highly visible position within the Group Strategic Investment team to support the Group’s inorganic growth. The role involves working closely with various functional heads across the Group, as well as with the Group’s International team, including the country heads, to identify M&A opportunities across selected markets and sectors. He/she will lead the merger and acquisition process for selected international markets, from deal sourcing/origination, underwriting, formulating proposals, due diligence and negotiation to execution. This involves coordinating and working closely with both internal business and functional teams and external advisers.
You will also be responsible for proactively building pipeline of M&A opportunities in selected markets as well as working closely with undertaking research, executing transactions, coordinating due diligence process with internal stakeholders and external advisers, as well as preparing investment proposals and presentation for approval. You will be providing mentorship and guidance to the key M&A team members.
You are Degree qualified in Accountancy, Finance or equivalent from a reputable education institution. CFA or other equivalent additional qualifications such as a MBA/Masters are viewed favourably.
You have about 12 -15 relevant experience in major corporates, investment banks, or investment related firms, with key focus in M&A for at least 10 years above. Real estate experience will be preferred but not a must.
You have strong business acumen and experience, across from origination of deals to execution, including negotiation, financial modelling etc. You have a proven track record in executing transactions, including M&A, acquisitions, divestments, restructuring, or other relevant corporate actions, across multiple/international geographies. You possess excellent interpersonal and communications skills in engaging senior leaders and stakeholders.