OVERVIEW
Job Title Investment Analyst – Equity
Sectors Focus on Financial Services and Agri-Food Value Chain
Date July 2020
Department Investment
Workplace (geographic location) India (Chennai or Delhi NCR- Noida)
Reporting to India Partners

 

Incofin Investment Management

Incofin is a leading international impact investment company focused on investing in dynamically managed enterprises in emerging countries. The company has over 15 years of experience in dealing with risk capital in the form of debt and equity investments and currently has ~$1b committed assets under management. Incofin has a strong investor base comprising leading development finance institutions, banks, insurance companies, pension funds, alternative investment funds, high net worth and retail investors.

Incofin focuses on the financial services (investing in institutions active in microfinance, MSME finance, housing finance, educational finance, etc.) and the agricultural sector and provides real expertise in the field of financial inclusion, mostly for rural and agricultural end-clients.

Incofin has been investing in India with a decade long track record of performance and has its investment team based in Chennai and Delhi. Incofin in India plans to focus on growth stage private equity investments in the sectors of focus, through a new investment vehicle being launched in the coming months.

For further information, please visit: https://www.incofin.com/

CULTURE

Incofin has a strong corporate culture centred around 4 key values:

  • Entrepreneurship: explore new opportunities
  • Generosity: always ready to give first, not to ask first
  • Transparency: open, never hiding from one another
  • Pragmatism: hands-on, solutions driven

 

Staff live Incofin’s purpose to provide strong financial returns to investors through investments in companies providing inclusive progress and opportunity creation for vulnerable and underprivileged people. It is expected that every employee will demonstrate the highest professional standards and ethical values.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

Actively contribute to the further development of the private equity investment portfolio in India by working with the Indian Partners by:

  • Sourcing and screening suitable equity investment pipeline opportunities in the region
  • Build a network to facilitate deal sourcing and relationship building (potential) clients and other stakeholders, such co-investors and network players
  • Analyse financial statements and assess financial projections
  • Perform due diligence, risk assessments and equity valuations
  • Preparation and presentation of Investment Committee proposals
  • Participate in negotiating and structuring terms and conditions of equity investments
  • Monitoring equity investment portfolio in India
  • Effectively assist the Fund Manager in achieving exits from equity stakes
  • Keeping abreast of economic, financial and political developments in the region

IDEAL EXPERIENCE & capabilities

  • Financial services industry experience of 2-4 years; strong preference for prior experience in the private equity industry
  • Preferably a Chartered Accountant or an equivalent master’s degree in business
  • Excellent business analysis and accounting/financial skills
  • Proficient in MS Office and particularly in financial modelling in MS Excel
  • Excellent business analysis and accounting/financial skills
  • Good people and communication skills
  • Willingness for up to 70% of travel time
  • Passionate about investing in underserved segments and its potential to solve real problems
  • Very clear cultural and professional fitment with Incofin’s vision and mission
  • Inclusive and a genuine team player, who avoids self-promotion
  • Adhere to high ethical standards.

INCOFIN’S OFFER

  • A challenging and entrepreneurial assignment in a fast-growing impact investor
  • A high degree of job satisfaction thanks to Incofin’s social commitment
  • A competitive remuneration package
  • Ample opportunity to develop within a dynamic environment and based out of an emerging economy

Contact person and CV

All interested candidates need to send their CV as well as an interest letter to rahul.rai@incofin.com