Impact Investment Director, Private Equity, London, UK
We are partnering with a private equity firm focused on impact investing. Our client is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Impact Investment Director to join their team based in London. This is an exceptional opportunity to drive positive social and environmental impact through strategic investment initiatives.
- Lead the development and implementation of the impact investment strategy for the private equity firm, aligning investment decisions with the firm's social and environmental goals.
- Identify and evaluate investment opportunities that generate both financial returns and measurable positive impact across various sectors such as sustainable infrastructure, renewable energy, healthcare, education, and social enterprises.
- Conduct thorough due diligence on potential investments, assessing their financial viability, impact potential, and alignment with the firm's impact thesis.
- Manage the full investment lifecycle, from deal sourcing and negotiation to portfolio management and exit strategies, ensuring effective monitoring of impact performance throughout.
- Collaborate with portfolio companies to develop and enhance their impact measurement and reporting frameworks, driving transparency and accountability.
- Stay abreast of industry trends, impact measurement methodologies, and regulatory developments related to impact investing, providing thought leadership and strategic guidance to the firm and its portfolio companies.
- Foster strong relationships with stakeholders, including investors, fund managers, and industry networks, to expand the firm's impact investment network and identify new opportunities.
- Contribute to the growth and development of the impact investment team, providing mentorship and guidance to junior team members.
- Bachelor's degree in a relevant field (e.g., Finance, Economics, Sustainable Development). Advanced degree preferred.
- Extensive experience in impact investing, private equity, or related fields, with a strong track record of managing successful impact investment portfolios.
- Deep understanding of impact investing principles, frameworks, and impact measurement methodologies.
- Proven ability to identify and evaluate investment opportunities, conduct due diligence, and negotiate investment terms.
- Strong financial modeling and analysis skills, with a solid understanding of investment valuation techniques and financial performance indicators.
- Excellent project management skills, with the ability to manage multiple investment projects simultaneously.
- Exceptional communication and presentation skills, with the ability to effectively engage with stakeholders at all levels.
- Strong entrepreneurial mindset and ability to navigate complex investment landscapes.
- Demonstrated passion for impact investing and a genuine commitment to creating positive social and environmental change through investment practices.
Join our client's esteemed private equity firm and contribute to a more sustainable and equitable future through impactful investments. If you are an experienced impact investment professional with a strong private equity background, we encourage you to apply and be part of a team driving positive change.
Information and Application
Published by : EnableGreen ESG and Sustainable Recruitment Agency
Recruiter : Rodolph Ian
Posted : 04/08/2023
Job-Type : Permanent
Location : London, UK
Job Reference : 144-2023-H
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