CHIEF INVESTMENT OFFICER
Posted - 12 Nov 2023
Location - LONDON, UK
Our client is a Single Family Office looking to add a senior member of staff within their established entity in London. The position will report to the CEO and include direct access to the Principals.
The family office holds an Absolute Return philosophy and invests across all asset classes, with a bias toward the US and Asia. A significant portion of the portfolio is invested in Private Equity, mainly via Funds and Joint Ventures.
Public Market investments – Bonds and Equities – are generally on a direct basis and there is also a strategic investment in Real Estate and hotels.
This is a demanding role, requiring both flexibility and full time commitment. It will be based in the London office* five days a week, with travel as required.
*They do not have a hybrid working practice but of course, allow working from home if circumstances make it important on occasion.
To be successful in this role you will likely be in a CIO or senior investment role within a Family office, with extensive experience in strategic asset allocation across multi-asset classes and especially Private Equity.
You will have full understanding of all aspects of investments including both classical traditional liquid asset classes (Equities, Fixed Income, FX, Structures) and more alternative investments like private equity, hedge funds and the like. You will be capable of managing proprietary investments and all the aspects of asset allocation and manager selection and be confident in leading the family though all the various stages of investments.
The ideal candidate must have proven team leadership experience.
The family is engaged and actively involved in the business and the role will also involve liaising with external stake holders critical to the business.
Having a technical understanding is important but personal and cultural fit is of equal value to the family.
The successful applicant will be required to:
Please note that given the high level of interest in this role, we will not be able to reply to all correspondents and will only come back to the best qualified applicants for the role.
Remuneration will be commensurate with the duties and demands of the role and the experience of the candidate.
If you would like to find out more about the role, please send a (preferably Word) copy of your latest CV to Jeremy Green at firstname.lastname@example.org
REF: AGR 811