Head of Impact Investing

Alternative Investments
Sydney
  • Leadership role
  • Multi strategy focus across multi asset classes
  • Partner / Investment Director

 

Our client is a next generation, institutional multi asset manager with investment strategies across both mid-market Private Equity and Impact Investing. Due to the raise of substantial new capital, a new and exciting role has been created, necessitating the search for an experienced investment professional to head up the Impact Investing strategy.  The Head of Impact Investing (reporting into the Managing Partners) will lead the Impact Investing activities in the multi asset and real asset funds as well as working alongside the Private Equity team to develop new and innovative private equity investments with a strong social and environmental conscience. The right candidate will have the opportunity to progress swiftly into Partnership after displaying alignment and leadership traits.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide leadership of the Impact Investment teams across the funds
  • Actively originate and lead investing activities across multi asset classes including private equity, venture capital, real assets and credit specifically with an impact lens
  • Assist the Managing Partners with investor communication and relationship management
  • Prepare data-driven investment recommendations back to the investment committee
  • Support ongoing monitoring, analysis, and reporting of investments and the aggregate portfolio:

 

The ideal experience and competencies for the role include the following:

  • Demonstrable track record (10+ years) of leading transactions as an institutional investor
  • Demonstrable experience in leading and mentoring junior team members
  • Exceptional technical knowledge, with strong relationship management skills
  • Desire and displaying traits to be able to traverse across multiple asset classes; Dynamic, tenacious, and ambitious approach, consistent with the rest of the team; and
  • Passionate about Impact Investing and a desire to make a positive influence on society and the environment

 

In terms of cultural fit, you will be self-motivated and energised by working amongst a group of thoughtful, smart and successful colleagues. You will enjoy being part of an organisation focused on excellence and will be a naturally collaborative person who enjoys interacting with individuals at all levels. Additionally, you will be a strong team player with a proactive approach and the ability to exercise discretion and judgement.

To explore further in confidence, please email Victoria Biggs at vb@platinumpacific.com.au

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