Luxempart S.A. (www.luxempart.lu) is a professional investment company listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange with a net asset value of approximately EUR 1.
4 billion. Founded in 1988, the group invests in listed and non-listed small to large cap companies in Europe, seeking to enhance the value of these companies through an entrepreneurial and supportive approach.
Luxempart's principal shareholders are various entrepreneurial families.
Luxempart focuses on two business segments :
Long-term direct investments : Significant minority shareholdings in listed and non-listed companies with a strategic sector allocation approach;
Specialised teams with three investment strategies :
Private Equity : Local presence in several European countries;
PIPE : Medium-term significant minority shareholdings in European small- and mid-cap listed companies;
Venture Capital : Investment in fund of funds.
Due to the success and growing importance of the PIPE investment strategy, Luxempart is recruiting for its Luxembourg office an :
As an Investment Analyst you would be supporting the team on both the sourcing and analysis of new investments, as well as ongoing analysis and management of existing investments.
The PIPE strategy has fundamentally driven research process which looks in-depth at companies, their industries, peers and competitors.
Working in a small, transparent and entrepreneurial team, with a flat organisation structure, you would be expected to be self-
motivated and develop your knowledge of the investment process quickly.
Your mission :
Collect, organise and analyse qualitative and quantitative information on companies and industries.
Identify and analyse potential new investments.
Monitor and report on existing investments.
Produce and update financial models including financial statements, forecasts and valuations.
Write investment reports and presentations for the decision making process.
Attend management meetings and site visits.
Degree from a reputable university, ideally in economics, business or finance. CFA studies ongoing or completed would be advantageous.
2-5 years' company, industry and market analysis / equity research experience gained in M&A, Big 4, private equity, investment banking or asset management.
Genuine interest in active ownership of publically listed companies from the perspective of a business owner rather than an institutional passive investor.
Ability to gather information from various sources and draw conclusions on the investment case and valuation.
Knowledge of financial statements and forecasting, and different methods of company valuation.
Basic awareness of business models, strategies and competitive positioning.
Numerate, good knowledge of Microsoft Excel.
Rigorous, flexible, precise, well organised, strong team player, excellent verbal and written communication skills, able to work independently and in an international environment.
Fluent in English and French. German also would be advantageous.