Associate Director, European Buyouts

  • Highly Attractive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Walker Hamill
  • 09 Jan 18 2018-01-09

A leading global investment vehicle, backed by permanent capital, is looking to hire an experienced Associate Director for their European direct private equity platform. This new AD will be based in London and involved in investment activity throughout Europe.

The global group has almost $11bn committed to private equity in managed investments across a range of industries.  The principal focus in Europe and North America is on control buyouts.  From the European HQ in London, the team seeks mid-market investment opportunities in the UK and continental Europe with typical equity investments in the range of US $200-500m, for majority ownership. They are sector generalist in approach and partner with incumbent management teams to grow businesses organically and by acquisition on a global basis. 

Relevant candidates will have significant European Private Equity experience, preceded by early training in either corporate finance or strategy consulting.  ACA and / or MBA qualifications are advantageous. German or French fluency (preferably native) are highly desirable.