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Investment Director

Investment Director

  • Location

    Edinburgh, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Private Equity & Venture Capital

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  • Salary:

    £150000 - £200000 per annum + Package Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Harry Twort

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:

    28 Feb 00:00

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Cedar Private Equity are working with our client a listed private equity firm with £3bn of assets under management internationally.

Th PE House are currently raising a new fund for investment in to businesses in the Edinburgh region. This role will be to aid the fund raising and then lead the subsequent investments. This role would be to lead the movement of the PE-Houses investments into the Edinburgh and wider Scotland region.

Key Responsibilities

·Hands-on involvement in transaction execution process
·Board seats and post investment role, initiating changes where appropriate
·Strategic decisions about the firm and main points of contact externally for the business for the region
·Oversee the operations of the Fund and review deliverables of any delegated functions·Key role in fund raising and meeting potential investors
·Origination and preliminary discussions with identified targets before closing of the Fund
·Decision-making responsibility through formal reporting to an Investment Committee

Experience, Skills & Requirements

·Investment Director or similar at a Private Equity Fund with ambition to take on a challenging Partner role to advance their career
·A minimum 10 years private equity experience needed, promoted from within or recruited from another private equity firm
·Previous experience in investment banking, transaction services or equivalent experience
·A broad investor network with a focus to Edinburgh and Scotland, and strong interpersonal skills
·Entrepreneurial mind and ability to apply your skills creatively to diverse client needs, with robust technical ability and excellent attention to detail
·Sound judgment, particularly in valuation matters, with strong analytic skills and the ability to talk through previous deals comprehensively


£150k-£200k dependent on experience - Package is negotiable.


The position is in Edinburgh to focus on investment in the region