CFO (Private-Equity Portfolio)

Posted 06 August 2021
LocationHong Kong S.A.R
Job type Permanent
DisciplineLeadership & General Management

Job Description

  • Based in Hong Kong
  • Sitting on the Executive Committee
  • Great career growth

This position sits within the newly acquired portfolio company of a private equity firm with USD $50B AUM. They are seeking the talents of a high-caliber finance professional to assume the role of Group Chief Financial Officer to scale up the business and drive strategies with the view to accelerate top-line growth and profitability.


Key Responsibilities

  • Report to the Group CEO leading a medium sized team, sit on the Executive Committee with visibility to private-equity partners
  • Stewardship of the Finance function, re-align and deliver company's financial goals, revamp policies and operating procedures, enhancing capabilities of finance organization
  • Be the Finance subject expert, business partner to functional leaders and private-equity counterparts to drive and execute initiatives related to exit strategy
  • Key change agent to achieve operational excellence – lead process improvement and work-flow enhancement projects, M&A integration
  • Working Capital management - oversee and maintain cash flow position of the business to ensure optimal liquidity position, securing financing as necessary

Key Requirements

  • Bachelor / Masters Degree in Finance / Accounting or equivalent
  • Qualified Accountant
  • A minimum of 15 years Finance / Accounting experience, with a proven track record in stakeholder management, change management and business transformation
  • Prior experience in private-equity related businesses is advantageous
  • Fluency in English


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