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Senior Investment Officer – Partech Ventures

By February 27, 2018 No Comments

Partech Ventures is a global venture capital firm that helps outstanding entrepreneurs build innovative companies that will be remembered.

Profile

  1. Investment Experience : 5-8 years of relevant African experience in Venture Capital/Private Equity and/or Investment Banking with a proven capacity to source deals and execute transactions
    • Proven track-record of sourcing, supporting, structuring and executing VC/PE transactions
    • Strong financial, credit, legal and structuring skills; demonstrated ability and experience of leading a variety of equity transactions in different African jurisdictions
  2. African Markets :
    • Strong knowledge of local African markets and tech ecosystems
    • Local Networks: Ability to engage at senior level with regional Enterprises and provide valuable entry points for portfolio companies
  3. Tech and Operations :
    • Operational profile a plus, with proven interest for entrepreneurship and strong experience in managing and/or supporting early-stages companies
    • Expertise in the digital and some of the Partech Africa core verticals is a plus
  4. Personal Skills:
    • Long-term vision,
    • Analysis, synthesis and negotiation skills
    • Autonomous, discipline, interpersonal skills, pragmatism, discretion
    • Highly motivated, committed to highest ethical standards
  5. Strong academic record
  6. Fluent in English, French is a plus
  7. Willingness and ability to travel on short notice and frequently, as required

Missions

Overall : Identify and ensure the implementation of investment opportunities, and provide local and direct support to the entrepreneurs. Scope : East and Southern Africa

  1. Sourcing
    1. Pro-active sourcing
    2. Networking within local ecosystem for deal flow generation
  2. Deals
    1. Manage full deal process
    2. Projects evaluation and due diligence management
    3. Preparation of documents for investment committees
    4. Negotiation, deal structuring and execution of the investment
  3. Portfolio
    1. Board membership
    2. Support Startups with strong local business connections
    3. Support and active management of portfolio companies
    4. Participation to the definition of strategic orientations of companies
    5. Support to operations of organic and external growth
    6. Qualitative and financial monitoring

Application

Please send a CV an cover letter to info@investwithimpact.co

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