MD, Sole Legal Counsel, PE FUND, based in Hong Kong

Job Title: MD, Sole Legal Counsel, PE FUND, based in Hong Kong
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: LM1006555_1496292856
Contact Name: Mudita Valakati
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 01, 2017 12:54

Job Description

Our client is a USD denominated, quasi-sovereign backed private equity fund which targets investment opportunities in ASEAN countries. Investments include infrastructure, energy, healthcare and natural resources. .

The fund is seeking their first legal counsel to support their Private Equity business. Reporting to the CEO, the Legal Counsel who will act as advisor to senior management and work closely with the investment team.

Responsibilities will include providing legal support on a range of private equity investments including negotiating and executing legal documentation, advising on corporate governance, enterprise risk and manage external counsel.

The ideal candidate will have 15 years + pqe with top law firm training and excellent private equity experience. Strong exposure to investments in the ASEAN region is mandatory and fluency in Mandarin or ASEAN language will be highly favoured. Fluency in English is necessary.

Interested candidates should contact Laurence Munoz, Director, Profile Asia on