Investment Manager – Kotak Fund of Funds, Kotak Late Stage Tech Fund

Job Description:

Responsible for investing into of Funds and Unlisted Equity Investments.

Market identification and Deal Origination

Investments would span across

Indian VC & PE Funds

Direct Investments into growth stage, late stage companies across sectors

Develop a network of relationships for generating deal & fund flow, both proprietary and intermediated

The candidate must visit markets, both new & existing, to get better understanding of the same so that the underwriting process is faster. Based on the market knowledge & relationships with intermediaries and investee companies, the candidate should identify new categories for investments

Evaluation of Transactions:

Responsible for due-diligence of early stage venture capital and growth and late stage equity funds

Responsible for due-diligence of co-investment opportunities and direct deal identification and origination for late stage technology fund

Engage in the transaction process which involves interaction with financial/legal advisors, internal approvals etc

Due diligence on target opportunities, carrying out market underwriting and liaising with advisors appointed on the transaction

Finalisation of business plan, valuations and other comparative financial analysis

Monitor the performance of existing investments

Analytical Skills

A sound understanding of analytical principles & financial conceptual understanding is required. Ability to translate the understanding to real world situations & financial modelling skills are essential

Job Requirements:

MBA from Tier 1 colleges / Chartered Accountant (Rank holder/First Attempt) with 6-8 years of experience in PE/VC investing or investment banking

Fund diligence experience is desirable

Entrepreneurial & independent mindset

Strong knowledge of financial concepts with ability to quickly evaluate and analyze companies and financial information

Excellent analytical and quantitative skills, as well as strong writing and communication skills

Ability to prioritize tasks, work on multiple engagements and manage rapidly changing assignments in a team environment

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