Join a reputable UK SME Investment firm in a pivotal role. We are actively recruiting accomplished Investment Directors on behalf of our esteemed client, a well-established player in the equity investment sector.
Our client has been instrumental in supporting the growth of various businesses through development capital, MBO, and equity release transactions. Thanks to its impressive growth and unwavering appetite for investments, our client is on the lookout for exceptionally skilled Investment Professionals to strengthen their team.
As an Investment Director, you will play a vital role in the Investment Team, taking on these responsibilities:
- Spearhead the proactive identification of investment opportunities from your personal network, as well as leveraging our client's extensive network.
- Lead, structure, and negotiate new investment opportunities.
- Guide investor companies, both existing and new, from inception to exit.
- Excel as a natural networker, adept at fostering relationships with management teams.
- Possess a profound understanding of the UK SME landscape.
To excel in this role, you should meet the following criteria:
- A minimum of c.5 years (or relevant) of pertinent equity investment experience.
- A verifiable track record of successfully leading and managing equity deals.
- Prior experience working with and supporting the growth of SMEs.
- Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
- Strong analytical, financial, and commercial acumen.
- Aspire to build and oversee a portfolio of investments.
The successful candidate should have experience within a lower mid-market firm, with a background in equity investments in growth-oriented businesses and experience working at the board level of SMEs.
This represents a remarkable opportunity for individuals seeking increased responsibilities and autonomy in managing their investment portfolio. The position is based in the Mayfair office, offering the added flexibility of remote work on select days of the week. Apply now to shape the future of SME investment.