Investment Associate, European Growth Equity

Job title : Investment Associate, European Growth Equity
Location : London
Job-type : Permanent
Contact : Oliver Noye
Call : Oliver
Email : email Oliver
Reference : J8300
THE SEARCH:

Altus Partners is excited to be partnering with a respected growth equity fund, investing primarily across western Europe. This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of an established team and hone one’s skills as an investor under the guidance of highly-regarded and experienced professionals.

 

THE ROLE:

The Investment Associate can expect a diverse exposure across work-streams, seeing processes from beginning to end and working hand-in-hand with senior team members. The core focus of the role will be assisting in the execution of new investments, monitoring the existing portfolio, as well as ad hoc involvement in other activities like fund-raising.

Responsibilities will include, but by no means be limited to the following:

  • Analysing new investment opportunities

  • Executing investments from start to finish

  • Assisting with monitoring of investments including modelling

  • Assisting the Partner with fundraising activities

  • Given the lean team structure – a proactive approach to working on investments is required

REQUIREMENTS:
  • Approx. 3 years’ M&A experience with a leading investment bank, or 2 years in M&A followed by 1-2 years in a successful growth equity fund

  • High level of technical aptitude, including the ability to model from scratch

  • Additional Europe languages would be highly advantageous

  • A positive attitude and the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines

  • Excellent academic credentials