LGT Venture Philanthropy (LGT VP) seeks an Investment Associate to strengthen its Sub-Saharan Africa team. An ideal candidate would bring management consulting, operations as well as thematic experience (deal execution experience a plus).
He / she should also have an inquisitive mind and a passion to create impact.
The position allows the candidate to grow LGT VP’s portfolio in Sub-Saharan Africa by helping fund and build organizations that deliver critical goods and services in sectors such as education, healthcare and natural conservation.
A strong alignment with LGT VP’s mission to improve the quality of life of disadvantaged people, contribute to healthy ecosystems and build resilient, inclusive and prosperous communities is essential.
An in-depth understanding of issues and challenges related to development and poverty would be a significant advantage.