Location: London Closing date: Thursday 5 November 2020
About GILT: GILT Education (Sukasa Limited) is an education-focused advisory firm with extensive experience in a diverse range of education sub-sectors and a strong network across the globe. Our in-depth understanding of the education industry in Latin America, Europe, India, China and South East Asia, accompanied by a powerful combination of proven experience in strategy consulting, financial advisory, business development and mergers and acquisitions give us the unique position we hold in the education space. Committed to the global expansion and consolidation of education businesses, we advise business owners, investors and strategy makers on the most critical issues and opportunities pertaining to new education markets, partnership and joint venture deals, as well as lucrative M&A opportunities as an integral part of their global growth strategies.
GILT is expanding its practice to the US market and adding new and complementary sectors.
M&A Director Key Responsibilities • The full range of responsibilities to M&A at Director level; • Autonomy to lead and run a deal from beginning to end; • Developing existing relationships and building new ones; • Leading client meetings and pitches; and providing strategic advice and proposals • Making sure running projects are managed appropriately, with tasks delegated and reviewed where necessary.
M&A Director Skills & Requirements
• 12+ years M&A experience from a bank / boutique advisory • Buy-side experience with a Private Equity or Hedge fund • Strong industry knowledge of IT/BPO or Technology sectors • Cross border transaction experience in the US market – with a deep understanding of emerging economies such as India, Philippines etc. • An MBA from a leading global business school • A good knowledge of M&A and the ability to apply your skills creatively to diverse client needs; • Experience of pitching for mandates to SMEs • Ability to work independently, take initiative and handle your own P&L
Remuneration • £36,300 annual salary « Return to the search results