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Associate - Nairobi, Kenya

Join a leading impact investor?

Financial institutes & microfinance focus?

In excess of $1b AUM!!!

My client is a dedicated impact investor across emerging markets with a HQ in Europe and regional office spanning the continents they engage in. With a focus on unlocking both equity and debt investments across Financial inclusion, microfinance and other SME lenders, their mission statement is to create meaningful and responsible investment opportunities in developing countries. Currently holding over $1bn AUM across over 150 portfolio companies they are looking to add an impact motivated Associate to their team in Nairobi.

This role will allow the successful candidate to work on an array of projects and contribute to all aspects of the fund, this will include origination, investment analysis, DD, deal structuring and ongoing portfolio monitoring with a focus on SME investments. The candidate will be responsible for preparing investment opportunities to be presented to committee and assisting in the structuring of successful investment proposals.

Requirements;
-Masters degree from a leading academic institute
-Over 2 years professional experience Private Equity/Investment Banking/Asset Management (financial analysis, financial valuation, data analysis, finance modelling)
-Strong financial modelling skills
-FIG exposure preferable
-Emerging market transaction experience
-Fluent in English, French would be advantageous

If you are interested in the above information, think you could be a good fit for this Associate role and would like to find out more, please submit your application.


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