Associate/AVP, Private Equity, Sustainability Solutions Group


London, GB

Job Function:  Private Equity
Job Type:  Permanent
Req ID:  15631

Sustainability Solutions Group
The Sustainability Solutions Group (SSG) in GIC Private Equity is the investment group focused on sourcing and investing in companies in climate technology and environmental solutions.  The Group focuses on minority growth and venture private equity investments in climate technology and sustainability projects.  SSG has a global mandate and team and an integrated direct and fund investment strategy.  We are looking for a suitable candidate to join our investment team in London.  
Part of the SSG based in London, and will report to the Head of Sustainability Solutions, Europe.
Will be involved in evaluating and executing investments in minority growth and venture private equity, green technology asset/project-level financing, as well as portfolio management.
To assist in reviewing, selecting and executing attractive investment opportunities efficiently and expeditiously.
Involvement in negotiations, deal structuring, pricing, due diligence processes, and legal closings.
Be part of special projects as assigned from time to time, including stakeholder engagement on climate technology and trends.
Good academic qualifications with 3 to 5 years of investment banking, private equity, infrastructure or consulting experience.
Strong commercial judgement and ideally experience in direct investments.
Strong written and communication skills; good organizational skills with the ability to multi-task (i.e. simultaneously execute and assist on multiple transactions in addition to portfolio work).
Positive work attitude, high energy candidates with drive, initiative and intellectual curiosity to learn.
Experience in renewables and climate technologies, energy / power markets, project/infrastructure development and finance, and a science/engineering academic background will be highly regarded.   


Work at the point of Impact

We need to be forward-looking to attract the right people to help us become the Leading Global Long-term Investor. Join our ambitious, agile, and diverse teams - be empowered to push boundaries and pursue innovative ideas, share your views, and be heard. Be anchored on our PRIME Values: Prudence, Respect, Integrity, Merit and Excellence, which guides us in how we make our day-to-day decisions. We strive to inspire. To make an impact.


Flexibility at GIC

At GIC, our offices are vibrant hubs for ideation, professional growth, and interpersonal connection.  At the same time, we believe that flexibility allows us to do our best work and be our best selves.  Thus, our teams come into the office four days per week to harness the benefits of in-person collaboration, but have the flexibility to choose which days they work from home and adjust this arrangement as situational needs arise.


GIC is an equal opportunity employer

All applicants who qualify for the role will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, socio economic background or disabilities.  GIC (Europe) is proud to be a Disability Confident Employer. Please email at any point of the application or interview process if adjustments need to be made due to a disability.


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Our PRIME Values

Our PRIME Values

GIC is a values driven organization. GIC’s PRIME Values act as our compass, enabling us to fulfil our fundamental purpose and objectives. It is the foundational bedrock which governs our behaviors, our decision making, and our focus. It informs both our long-term strategy as a firm, and the way we relate to our Client, business partners and employees. PRIME stands for Prudence, Respect, Integrity, Merit and Excellence.