Manager / Senior Manager - Strategic M&A & Real Estate Investment

Posted 26 August 2022
Job type Permanent
DisciplineBanking, Finance & Accounting, Real Estate

Job description

  • Asset & Platform-level Investments - Data Centres, Renewables/Decarbonisation

  • Coverage: APAC & Europe

  • Salary: cSGD$100-160k+/- per annum + bonus


The Company 

The organisation is a noted multi-sector listed conglomerate boasting multiple successful international business divisions pivoting toward an integrated real estate and sustainability business model complete with new sectors and solutions. This includes its Real Estate Investment / Development and Infrastructure divisions and which are firmly embracing the ‘new economy’ sectors. The firm wishes to drive APAC expansion across the Data Centres, Digital Infrastructure and Renewables/Decarbonisation ecosystem with an underpinning need to build its Strategic M&A team with 2 new appointments.


The Positions

  1. Real Estate – Regional, large-scale land acquisitions for campus development; 

  2. M&A (Infrastructure) – Corporate Development targeting platform-level Data Centre, Renewables and additional strategic acquisitions across the vertically-integrated digital ecosystem


Located in Singapore, whilst reporting to a Head of Department, the two appointed individuals will operate within a small team to drive international expansion across APAC and Europe. One individual will identify, evaluate and integrate large-scale land acquisitions for proposed campus developments whilst the second appointee will originate and evaluate platform-level M&A, JV and partnership investments. Target investments will consist primarily of DC, renewables and digital infrastructure targets potentially conjoined with real estate. The scope will comprise strategic analysis of market, competitor and sector trends and the identification of new market entry opportunities (particularly in China and India), full deal life-cycle including origination, financial feasibility studies and due diligence process through to structuring, deal execution and post-M&A integration and performance monitoring. Naturally, macro trends, deal analysis and recommendations will be presented to senior management and BOD for approval.


The People 

Interested candidates are expected to offer a Degree in Finance, Business Administration or Real Estate and no more than 5-10 years’ relevant experience secured within real estate, infrastructure, renewables, corporate development/M&A or investment banking (Infrastructure/Real Estate) environments (comingled experience would be attractive) and preferably having secured transaction experience within Data Centre, Digital Infrastructure and Renewables OR Real Estate (land acquisitions for inventory, hold and subsequent development). Interested candidates should offer exceptional strategic-thinking, strong financial modelling, commercial risk acumen, negotiation skills and equally strong verbal and written communication skills.