Altus Partners are delighted to be partnering with a Private Equity House to find a Group Head of M&A for one of their portfolio companies based in Germany. They require a Native German Speaker with eight years minimum experience within A Buyside role(Either within Private Equity or in a Corporate).
Based in Germany the Head of M&A will report to the Group’s senior management team (CEO, CFO, COO and Head of M&A)
The individual will be involved in conducting strategic acquisitions into new and existing markets, developing and implementing group strategy and key strategic projects
This is an exciting and dynamic role with attractive career development opportunities which will allow you to gain significant practical M&A and operational experience in the best in class roll up team
Involvement in developing the group growth strategy together with the senior management team
Involvement in defining and overseeing cross border operational strategic projects (e.g. best practices transfer in procurement, operational excellence)
This role offers a large degree of autonomy with significant exposure to top management (group management and country level management teams).
+8 years of experience in M&A at a top tier investment bank, PE, Consultancy or Big Four.
Fluent German Speaker
Strong modelling and financial/accounting skills, proficient in power point
Strategic, analytical and commercial thinker, as well as resourceful problem solver
Excellent communication skills, ability to work closely with the senior management teams as well as interact with entrepreneurs, advisors and small business owners
Motivated and self driven with ability to multitask across projects
Ability to work independently while communicating and developing strong working relationship with the country teams
International work exposure a definite plus