Fund Partner

Permanent

$Competitive + Benefits

New York

Posted 1 month ago

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Acre is thrilled to partner with a first-of-its-kind impact investment fund that will incentivize the development of more sustainable behaviors and practices in the developing tropics by making debt and equity investments across coastal food-production enterprises.

In addition to delivering strong financial returns, the Fund is projected to have a positive impact on the most climate vulnerable communities in the planet by addressing food security, climate resilience and coastal habitat conservation.

The successful Fund Manager will lead the day-to-day operation and strategic direction of the fund as well as build, manage and mentor a high performing team of local investment professionals tasked with identifying, processing and effectively managing emerging investment opportunities in the region to optimize triple bottom-line results.

Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Developing a strong deal pipeline across South East Asia through networking and other creative avenues, including co-developing value-additive financing opportunities with business owners and senior managers.
  • Providing financial scrutiny through detailed due diligence of all potential deals to ensure that the firm optimizes the value of its capital allocation for impact investing.
  • Structuring debt and equity-based financing that meets the needs of investees in various stage of their business growth.
  • Ongoing management of the investment portfolio though active engagements with portfolio companies to assess and enhance both financial and impact performance.
  • Producing timely and high-quality reports for the firm's leadership and board on the performance of the portfolio, together with specific actions to ensure the effective and timely resolutions of any issues in a timely fashion.
  • Developing and managing a regional advisory body of stakeholders representing industry, government and investment sectors.

Experiences Sought:

  • Investment experience at a top-tier venture capital, private equity or similar financial institution with successful track record in deal sourcing, execution and portfolio engagement.
  • 10+ years of applicable career and/ or graduate school experience is required.
  • Experience leading highly-skilled, multi-disciplinary teams with diverse backgrounds in a complex, dynamic and fast-moving environment.
  • Strong working knowledge of social finance trends, innovative deal structures and investment vehicles in emerging markets.
  • Deal sourcing and execution across emerging markets.
  • A genuine passion for delivering significant social and environmental impact.

*Temporary relocation to South East Asia is required.

This is a unique opportunity to drive sustainable change and unlock substantial financial opportunity by supporting the development of innovative solutions and business models in some of the world's most at-risk ecosystems.

If interested please contact Sofia Benmouffok or apply today.




Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Sofia Benmouffok +1 917 475 0464

Job Ref. BBBH8307