Private Equity Associate

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Funds Partnership Asia , EA Licence No: 15C7420
  • 22 Feb 18 2018-02-22

Our client is a global PE fund of fund that is hiring an associate for their co-investment / directs team


Our client is a global investment manager with in excess of $700 billion in assets under management, and amongst the ten largest private markets managers globally with over $80 billion under management, of which a fifth is in private equity.  This role will be as part of the firm’s global private equity team, based in Hong Kong and covering the Asia Pacific region.


Role: This broadly consists of three components:

  1. Client-facing responsibilities: new product modelling and development; preparation of investor materials such as market and portfolio updates; interaction with investors
  2. Existing portfolio management: proactive portfolio monitoring including relevant performance analysis; participation in relevant AGM / advisory board meetings; investment restructurings
  3. New investment evaluation: landscape coverage; co-investment / secondaries sourcing; investment due diligence; investment execution



  • 3-5 years’ relevant financial background
  • The above would ideally include direct / co-investing experience in private equity or other illiquid/structured alternatives (e.g. property, infrastructure)
  • In absence of the above, relevant transaction related experience (e.g. investment banking, transaction due diligence) is required, though mindset and cultural fit will be key
  • Strong educational background