Head of Strategy and Corporate Development (FinTech)

Posted 05 March 2020
SalarySGD 180000 to SGD 200000
Job type Permanent
DisciplineLeadership & General Management

Job Description

  • Working alongside CEO/ CFO to build out a 5-year strategy roadmap to create a USD$10B company
  • Play an integral role in the ambitious growth of this fast-growing business
  • Be part of a well-backed start-up with proven success in the market in operates in

The VP, Strategy will be responsible for building and executing our 5-year strategy roadmap to create a USD$10B company, and wear a corporate development hat to identify and manage exit/investment opportunities for the company. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Work alongside cross functional teams and external consulting teams to help map and evaluate different business areas that the business can expand into over the next 5 years with the goal of creating a US$1b revenue (US$10b valuation) company
  • Execute the roadmap and work with senior management to build or buy companies in those areas
  • Alongside the CEO and CFO, the key point of connect for the business to be on the radar of global acquirers and top-tier investors
  • Play a key role in fund-raising, acquisition of the business or in the event of an IPO

Key Requirements

  • At least 5 years of working experience in either investments (VC or PE), or at least 5 years in a combination of corporate and investment experience
  • Familiarity with the financial services industry and fintech business models
  • Nimble thinker, both analytically and laterally
  • Focused on getting things done, in 50% of the time as most others, at 90%+ quality as the best
  • Fluent in the usage of ppt and xls
  • Gifted communicator and very strong inter-personal skills
  • Enjoys intense, hi-growth working environments
  • Must be Jakarta or Singapore based. If Singapore based, then must be willing to travel 3 out of 4 weeks per month
  • MBA from top-tier university is a must


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