In recent days at their Rome European headquarters, we met with a prestigious PE firm who advises multiple funds and who are in the process of establishing their Luxembourg AIFM.
A full submission has been made to the regulator and we are anticipating a live date of Q1 2020. With ambitious plans for a near-
term launching of a series of new products / funds, the Luxembourg AIFM will become a centre of excellence for the firm and will be their strategic platform for continued European growth.
We have been mandated to initially secure the local senior management team with clear plans already in place for further phases of growth.
The Conducting officer team will play an integral role in both the structuring of the respective control functions and undertake a critical strategic role in the implementation of all policies and procedures effective under the scope of the Luxembourg AIFM.
This is a well-established (1995) dynamic and progressive firm; globally headquartered in London with various European offices (AUM c.
5 bn EUR). Delivering consistently market leading IRR; the firm are excellently positioned within their respective core areas of specialization and have a proven appetite for creating evermore innovative high-
yielding solutions for their investors.
CORPORATE CULTURE :
The organisation has a clearly defined corporate culture; senior management citing :
personal growth and broadening of expertise are considered as the quid pro quo of the engagement
The incumbent will take pride in the core regulatory / governance focus of the mandate, will be visible representative of the business, highly professional, AND will be commercially / business minded and where required competent to participate in the review of new, additional investments and divestments
THE ROLE :
Conducting Officer : principle contact person for CSSF queries related to risk management and valuation :
allow the AIFM to identify, measure, manage and monitor on an on-going basis all risks to which the funds may be exposed.
policies and procedures for all relevant AIFs in accordance with AIFMD
Participate quarterly (and ad-hoc) valuation and risks committee meetings
remains clear, organised and consistent
THE PROFILE :
another AIFM or third party ManCo. Ideally you will have gained broad knowledge within the wider European fund regulatory
infrastructure and structured credit strategies
ability to multitask and manage a varied workload
the AIFs and how that relates to the risk management, valuation and compliance framework of the AIFM
PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES :
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