Manager, Investment Analyst, Private Equity

Hong Kong Island Permanent HK$720,000 - HK$900,000 per year
  • A firm with a lot of opportunities and growth
  • Good career trajectory

About Our Client

Our client is a leading global private equity firm with a strong focus on value-oriented investing in the FinTech and Commodities sectors across Asia. With a proven track record spanning over two decades, the firm has established itself as a trusted partner to established companies looking to optimize their operations and capture the full potential of Asia's dynamic markets.

Driven by a mission to identify and transform underperforming businesses, the firm has developed deep expertise in the FinTech and Commodities sectors, where it has consistently delivered attractive risk-adjusted returns for its investors. The firm's seasoned team of investment professionals leverages their extensive regional knowledge, sector-specific insights, and rigorous investment approach to source, evaluate, and execute on compelling value creation opportunities across the Asia-Pacific region.

Job Description

  • Proactively source and evaluate value-oriented investment opportunities in the FinTech and Commodities sectors, with a primary focus on the Asia-Pacific region
  • Conduct in-depth market and industry research to identify undervalued assets, operational inefficiencies, and value-enhancement levers
  • Lead the investment due diligence process, including financial modeling, competitive analysis, and strategic assessment
  • Collaborate with the deal team to prepare comprehensive investment proposals and presentations for the firm's investment committee
  • Actively manage the firm's portfolio of FinTech and Commodities investments, working closely with portfolio company management teams to drive operational improvements and efficiencies
  • Monitor portfolio company performance and identify opportunities for strategic exits that maximize returns
  • Provide regular updates and reports to the firm's investors on the performance of the FinTech and Commodities investment portfolios

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree or above in Finance, Economics, or a related field; advanced degree (e.g., MBA, CFA) preferred
  • 4-8 years of relevant experience, including:
    • 2-4 years in private equity, or a similar buy-side role, with a focus on the FinTech or Commodities sectors
    • 2-4 years in investment banking covering fintech or commodities
  • Proven track record of sourcing, evaluating, and executing on successful value-oriented investments, preferably in the Asia-Pacific region
  • Deep understanding of the FinTech and Commodities industries, including the key drivers, trends, and value drivers
  • Exceptional financial modeling and valuation skills, with the ability to build complex models from scratch
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, coupled with excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Fluency in English, with proficiency in additional Asian languages (e.g., Mandarin, Cantonese, Japanese) preferred
  • Willingness to travel extensively within the Asia-Pacific region

What's on Offer

  • Great opportunity
Contact
Jeremy Lam
Quote job ref
JN-052024-6431153
Phone number
+852 2848 4711

Job summary

Function
Banking & Financial Services
Specialisation
Equity Research
Industry
Financial Services
Location
Hong Kong Island
Job Type:
Permanent
Consultant name
Jeremy Lam
Consultant phone
+852 2848 4711
Job Reference
JN-052024-6431153

Diversity & Inclusion at Michael Page

We don't just accept difference - we celebrate it. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply for this role and are committed to building inclusive, diverse workplaces where everyone can thrive. If you require any support or reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please let us know.