Main duties include: * Provide leadership and oversight to the Firm's investment activities in China, supporting the partnership group and strategy with in country market knowledge and expertise. * On the ground responsibility for origination, structuring, process, deal execution and continuous monitoring of portfolio projects. * Leading business development activities including identifying new investment and/or divestiture opportunities in power, energy and infrastructure and to issue clear recommendations as appropriate. * Oversee preliminary analysis for investment projects, including financial analysis and due diligence. Evaluate project opportunities and risks and report on them to the partnership group in a clear and concise manner. * Responsible for ensuring land acquisition is conducted as appropriate, including preparation of all relevant documentation and adherence to local and national government requirements. * Build and maintain a network of appropriate industry and government contacts to ensure access to the latest information, accurately assess the market to drive investment opportunities. * Negotiate designated deals with a variety of actual and potential stakeholders. * Ensure compliance with transaction approval process and procedures, as established by the partnership and in accordance with applicable policies and budgets. * Providing high quality information and reporting to the partnership team on the China portfolio. * Coordinate interactions between the local China team and Firm's principal office including portfolio management, development, finance, taxation, legal affairs and risk management and compliance. * Supervise, delegate, explain and check the work of all junior staff including investment associates.
* Strong Origination skills and network, preferably in China, with a track record of sourcing and executing deals. * Minimum of 8-10 years of leadership experience in deal origination and execution. * Extensive experience in Private Equity deal origination, project development and supervision, M&A and/or corporate development, investment banking or strategy consulting. * Excellent communication and strong interpersonal skills. * Analytical, self-motivated and able to work independently and as part of high functioning team. * Must possess diplomacy, persuasiveness, influencing and negotiating skills. * Able to work under tight deadlines and under pressure. * Good communication skills, verbal and written, for both external and internal stakeholders. * Fluent in English and China.
An excellent remuneration package will be provided for the successful candidate including an attractive basic salary, bonus and carry opportunity.