Associate, Private Equity – Asia Associate, Private Equity – Asia …

Options Group (Hong Kong)
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 29 Nov 21
Options Group (Hong Kong)
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 29 Nov 21
Posted by:
Swati Krishnan • Recruiter
Posted by:
Swati Krishnan
Our client is a Asia focused Private Equity Fund, the team is responsible for managing the company on-balance sheet investments with a mandate of Fund of Fund investments of strategic advisory services to investors.


The responsibilities of the role include, but are not limited to:

Deal Origination

  • Assist the team manage network/relationships with bankers, M&A advisors, accountants, lawyers and consultants for deal referrals and to conduct proactive marketing from these relationships to source new deals;
  • Research into potential targets for direct approaches


  • Analysis and evaluation of proposals, including the production of the 1 pager, new deal summary and investment papers
  • Market/sector monitoring and analysis as needed

Due Diligence

  • Assist the team complete appropriate financial and commercial due diligence in a timely manner
  • Conduct meetings with management teams as appropriate

Deal Execution 

Assist the team in managing and coordinating all activities through the entire process, from initial negotiations through to final closing, including

  • Investment structure
  • Negotiation of the term sheet
  • Drawing up of legal documentation
  • Prepare necessary internal memos including Pre-IC and Investment Committee memos

Portfolio Management

Assist the team monitor the investee companies to ensure continued financial performance and return on investment, by:

  • Regularly reviewing financials / operating data provided by the companies
  • Constantly monitoring and evaluating relevant sectors 
  • Monitoring and assessing performance against covenants / triggers
  • Conduct regular dialogue with the management


  • 3-6 years of experience gained in either / and:
  1. Asset Management (Private Market)
  2. Private Equity
  3. Leveraged / Acquisition Finance
  4. Investment Banking / Corporate Finance
  5. Structured Credit 
  6. Management Consulting 
  • Excellent financial modelling skills
  • Comprehensive understanding of Credit 
  • Strong interpersonal skills and experience of building relationships
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Strong ability to evaluate businesses and spot opportunities
  • Self-motivated and eager to take on responsibilities
  • Excellent Mandarin skill (speaking, writing and reading)

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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