Chief Investment Officer - Private Equity & Special Situations

  • Competitive
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Hays Dubai
  • 14 Nov 18

A Middle East based Private Equity firm has retained Hays Executive to find them a Chief Investment Officer. The organisations specific focus is on regional Special Situations and Private Equity Investments

This organisation's specific focus is on special Special Situations and Private Equity Investments

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Restructuring & Turnaround

  • Business Improvement & Value Creation

  • Define investment targets

  • Work with procurement on investments

  • Proposal and execution

  • Analytics / Reporting
  • Follow up on investment transactions

Due Diligence

  • Compile and manage various investment risk registers and other related risk documents.
  • Conduct analysis and generate reports as required using the appropriate tools; charts, graphs, spreadsheets, technical reports etc.
  • Provide data/analysis to assist in the formulation of portfolio risk assessment for Private Equity.
  • Set up processes and timeline for closing action items of all risks both at asset management level both pre and post investment.

Qualifications & Requirements

  • Strong preference shown to a candidate with Engineering degree, CFA III or Masters in Finance or related field
  •  15 years in private equity, managment consultancy or investment banking
  • Ability to use advance spreadsheet