Group CFO (Private-Equity Portfolio Business)

Job Title: Group CFO (Private-Equity Portfolio Business)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Industry: Leadership & General Management
Reference: RH/GCFO/F/SG
Contact Name: Ronald Ho
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 15, 2021 17:43

Job Description

  • A strong presence in Asia-Pacific
  • Stewardship of the finance function
  • Excellent career growth

This is a private-equity owned, mid-cap F&B business with a strong presence in Asia-Pacific. As the pandemic situation will soon stabilize, the company will increase growth efforts with the view to exit in the next few years. As a result, they are seeking the talents of an accomplished finance professional to assume the role of Group CFO.


Key Responsibilities

  • Report to the CEO with visibility to private-equity partners, leading a medium sized on-shore and off-shore team
  • Stewardship of the Finance function, re-align and execute the company's financial goals, policies and operating procedures
  • Be the Finance subject expert in the Operations Committee, business partner to functional leaders and private-equity counterparts to drive and execute initiatives related to exit strategy
  • Business Transformation & Operational Excellence - Be a key change agent to drive process improvement and work-flow enhancement projects; train, enhance, and upskill capabilities of the finance organization
  • Working Capital management - oversee and maintain cash flow position of the business to ensure optimal liquidity position, securing financing as necessary


  • Bachelor / Masters Degree in Finance / Accounting or equivalent
  • Qualified Accountant
  • A minimum of 15 years Finance / Accounting experience, with a proven track record in driving growth, change management, and stakeholder management
  • Prior experience in private-equity backed businesses
  • Fluency in English and Chinese
  • F&B / Consumer Goods experience is advantageous

Due to the overwhelming amount of applications, please note only relevant applicants will be contacted.


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