EU Principal

Impact investing

For one of the leading players in Impact Investing in the Benelux, we are looking to appoint the EU Principal for their advisory practice. Besides deploying capital directly into impact businesses, our client offers advisory services to investors in the selection of impact assets. Moreover, they advise the different stakeholders in developing innovative impact finance mechanisms.  

The Innovative Finance department is growing. Due to natural turnover, the position of EU Principal has become vacant in the Brussels office.

  • Lead the design and structuring of innovative impact finance products, such as impact investing funds and “impact bonds”, blending private, public and philanthropic capital to fund social and environmental initiatives
  • Oversee data and policy analyses on diverse societal topics for which finance can be leveraged (e.g. cancer care in rural areas in India, job market integration in Europe, support to Syrian refugees in the Middle East, sustainable land use)
  • Manage work streams and coach, manage and support team members
  • Support business development efforts (e.g. research and design new investments opportunities, identify and develop relationships with potential new partners)
  • Participate in fund management activities (e.g. due diligence, or social impact reporting)

We are looking for an excellent professional/manager with experience in management consulting and the Healthcare sector. Ideally the candidate has an affinity with Impact Investing and financial services as well. Other keywords: entrepreneurship, innovation, intrinsic drive, outstanding communication skills.

Publication date: 
24 January 2019