Director of China Strategy - Asset Management Director of China Strategy - Asset Management …

Permanent, Full time
Last application, 17 Sep 21
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 17 Sep 21
Profile Search & Selection Hong Kong
Our client is a global asset manager who is looking for a senior strategy professional with knowledge and hands on experience of regulations and M&A in the the asset management industry in China.

This role is responsible for setting business-level strategy, driving large, cross-functional initiatives, and ensuring strong connectivity across the platform onshore and offshore to deliver on the firm's strategic agenda for China. To be successful, the candidate needs to be a self-starting leader who can balance independent action with close partnership with multiple stakeholders. The candidate must be able to understand and develop a clear business strategy and concurrently manage complex projects and activities across a matrixed business.

Key Responsibilities

  • Developing and implementing the China strategy, in collaboration with global and regional leadership, as well as our onshore and offshore China teams and external partners
  • Working with senior management and business units to determine strategic objectives and how to best execute upon them (considering both organic and inorganic opportunities)
  • Supporting specific strategic initiatives and projects that promote the implementation of our long-term strategy
  • Working across the business and corporate teams to provide periodic updates on business / regional performance and strategy
  • Supporting senior management in the preparation of key communications, strategy offsites and leadership conferences
  • Leading and coaching junior members of the team, providing guidance and mentorship for specific work delivery as well as overall career development

Key Qualifications

* Bachelor's or equivalent degree; MBA or post-graduate degree a plus * 10+ years of industry experience preferred, ideally in asset management, investing/private equity, consulting or investment banking; Experience with joint venture and alliance deals preferred * Familiar with China's multi-layered financial system and financial service industry * Experience with M&A transactions. Familiar with end-to-end transaction process (screening, deal structuring, negotiations, valuation, due diligence, post-merger integration). Fluent Mandarin a must for this role.

Company Overview

Profile Search & Selection is Asia’s leading search & selection firm, providing collaborative solutions to financial services, commercial and professional services clients.

Across our offices in Hong Kong, Singapore, Shanghai and Beijing, we provide access to a longstanding network throughout Asia, bolstered by a team of consultants and in-house researchers with specialist expertise at the sector and functional level. From market intelligence to executive search, we use robust tools to find and secure the right leaders for your organisation, and offer key market insights to inform your talent strategy.

In February 2020, Profile joined forces with WilsonHCG, an award-winning, global leader in total talent solutions. With a global presence spanning 65+ countries and six continents, WilsonHCG provides a full suite of configurable talent services, including recruitment process outsourcing (RPO), executive search, contingent talent solutions and technology advisory. 

By expanding our presence, we can not only better serve our clients at a local level throughout Asia, but also across North America, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Together, we provide our clients access to a single provider with capabilities across the globe.

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