Investment Research and Advisory
Practice Lead

Location: India


  • Manage and deliver high quality research services to global clients. This includes understanding project specifications, overseeing deliverable preparation and extensive client engagement
  • Develop and maintain relationship with global clients and leverage the relationship to win more business. Technical expertise would be preferred in the following areas: Opportunity Identification, Target and Buyer Identification, Commercial Due Diligence, Financial & Operations Modelling, Company Valuation, Portfolio Value Creation, Thematic Research, Equity Research and Fixed Income, Credit & Currency Research
  • Contribute to firm-level responsibilities such as knowledge management, training, recruitment and selection, internal process development, expanding business capabilities and leading other organisation improvement initiatives
  • Manage professional development, coaching and evaluation of the Investment Research team members
  • Demonstrate thought leadership and represent the firm in appropriate industry forums

Candidate profile:

  • MBA from leading Indian B-Schools (preferably IIMs or other tier 1 institutes)
  • 10-14 years of experience in M&A Research & Advisory with at least 4 years in managing teams, leading projects and handling Equity Research/ Private Equity/ Thematic Research / Corporate Finance clients
  • Strong quantitative aptitude and ability to draw inferences from a set of numbers/ financials
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and deliverables simultaneously
  • Strong business acumen – should be able to correlate market drivers, challenges with impact on client or target companies, should be able to evaluate business risks, etc.
  • Strong attention to detail; ability to identify improvement opportunities and ensure successful implementation of suggestions
  • Strong people management skills
  • Impeccable verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in MS-Office: Excel, Word and PowerPoint

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