Location London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Job-type Permanent
Salary £Competitive
Reference BBBH13858_1625841637

Acre has partnered with one of the world's leading impact investment banks to identify a Capital Advisory Director to lead the development of their energy business, with a particular focus on the off-grid energy sector as well as exploring opportunities in the wider energy space.

Our client is a well-established leader in their field with over £600m in mobilised capital to date, and with solution offerings across capital raising, M&A and strategy. They work with mission-driven companies from across the world, with the majority of clients based in or focused on emerging markets, and in a wide array of sectors of the impact economy.

Specifically, responsibilities will include:

Reporting to the Managing Director, you will:

  • Lead origination, manage client relationships and execution of deals around capital raising, M&A and strategy

  • Be responsible for building the practice by representing the firm in various industry forums, while supporting and guiding junior colleagues to build a best-in-class team

  • Work closely with the senior management of the group in areas of business, strategy, attracting talent and developing best practices

With an unrivalled reputation as a trusted advisor for a broad range of investors looking at deploying capital in a sustainable and impactful way, the successful candidate will share the belief that impact investing is a means to shift the paradigm and transform the world of finance to work better for the world.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • A track record in delivering small to medium Capital Advisory, Capital Raising and M&A/Structing projects

  • A deep understanding of the energy sector, specifically as it pertains to impact investing

  • A deep understanding of emerging market economies and the associated risks and opportunities of investing in them

  • Ability to lead a business and a team of associates and analysts to deliver solutions for the client

This is a rare and excellent opportunity to lead the capital advisory services business of a reputed impact investment player that will change the world for the better in a material, measurable way. Apply today or contact Bibin Emmanuel via bibin.emmanuel@acre.com for more information.