Chief Investment Officer, SEA PE/VC, Asian Family Office

Job Title: Chief Investment Officer, SEA PE/VC, Asian Family Office
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore, Singapore
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: ST1010059_1603864470
Contact Name: Gin Choo
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Job Published: October 28, 2020 14:28

Job Description

Our client is building up its private market investment expertise into Southeast Asia while creating synergies with their investment activities across the globe. The Southeast Asia CIO role would be particularly interesting for any seasoned executive-level candidates who are interested in spinning off from a large investment platform and looking for aggressive and progressive corporate growth while having a key influence on a newly established investment platform.

  • The CIO will be in charge of establishing SEA presence, develop the business strategy for SEA, oversee the business operation and manage relationships with local partners and governmental institutions
  • Build a strategic investment platform with a focus on private markets across multiple funds and sectors, while leveraging on corporate resources and financial backing
  • The position is responsible for overseeing the investments and investment managers on the platform. The CIO is responsible for establishing the platform by attracting high potential and capable fund managers to join, develop strategies that will maximize the potential of each fund manager fairly and equally, and maintain the sustainability of a high-growth, pioneering, and healthy platform through integrated collaborations among all team members
  • Identify, develop and maintain a team of professionals (internal or external) to originate, analyze, finance, close, and manage all investments on the platform
  • Oversee the investment process and develop investment reporting protocols, track expenses and fees, work closely with the HR and finance department as well as consultants to manage the book of business for the investment platform
  • Build up the platform's track record and AUM (asset under management), ultimately responsible for the investment platform's overall strategy, performance and long-term growth
  • Serve as a senior executive and an investment committee member, collaborate with other global corporate leaders at the broader firm on strategic directions and investment ideas
  • Brief members of the Advisory Board and the Board of Members on proposed investment strategies or acquisitions. Takes a leadership role in decision making on investments across asset classes and fund management vehicles
  • Co-lead some of the firm's mergers & acquisitions globally including cross-border and in-market consolidation deals
  • Aggressive and progressive corporate growth for the newly established investment platform



  • Has a successful track record in investments and fundraising, served as Managing Director or Partners at globally-reputable investment platforms
  • Has led some of the largest mergers & acquisitions globally including cross-border and in-market consolidation deals
  • Has a profound knowledge of the inner workings of emerging market corporate, while serving as a senior executive, Investment Committee member, and investing into the leading players in industries such as TMT, Healthcare, Real Estate, and Biotech
  • Has acted as active originators of the principal investments which are famous and influential in the global capital market
  • Has led some of the largest transactions across multiple growth sectors as an investor, advisor, and corporate strategist


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