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Growth Investor

London/ South East / Midlands

We are seeking an experienced individual with a strong market profile and track record in growth investing, who can raise market awareness of BGF and identify and originate investments from all of BGF’s channels. Some of the key responsibilities will include:

  • Working with deal teams to assess, structure, negotiate and execute investment opportunities
  • Responsible for sitting on portfolio company boards, delivering BGF’s help and network to the portfolio companies, and influencing change where necessary
  • Ensure BGF’s investment and portfolio management processes are robust and are followed by the investment team
  • Develop and maintain a strong and supportive regional network of business leaders and corporate finance people (advisers, bankers, lawyers etc)
  • Mentor and coach junior investment team members

The successful candidate should have:

  • Growth capital or private equity investment experience in SMEs
  • Positive track record of investment execution and management
  • Strong connections to the local area or region with a live and active network for deal-flow and promotion of BGF
  • Ideally 8+ year’s direct investment experience

  BGF is the UK’s most active provider of long-term capital to small and mid-sized companies. Established in 2011, BGF has already invested £2.5 billion in a portfolio of 300+ growing companies. BGF is a minority, non-controlling equity partner with a patient outlook on investments, based on shared long-term goals with the management teams it backs. Our portfolio companies include Gymbox, Gousto and Trunki. With over 175 talented staff operating from a network of 16 offices, we invest at all stages of growth, from early to quoted, and across all industries. No agencies please.

Apply for this job

Send us an email with your CV and some information about you to:

recruitment@bgf.co.uk