Alternative Investment Partners (AIP), Private Markets, Investment Analyst - Hong Kong
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: 12578698
TEAM DESCRIPTION Morgan Stanley Investment Management (MSIM) is one of the largest global asset management organizations of any full-service securities firm, with more than 40 years of history, a presence in 23 countries, and a total of $1.4 trillion in assets under management as of March 31, 2021. MSIM strives to provide outstanding long-term investment performance, service and a comprehensive suite of investment management solutions to a diverse client base, which includes governments, institutions, corporations and individuals worldwide.
Morgan Stanley AIP - Private Markets (the Team), an investment team within MSIM, seeks to deliver innovative private markets solutions to a global client base across a variety of asset classes within private equity and related strategies. The Team is comprised of over 50 investment professionals based in suburban Philadelphia, New York, London and Hong Kong and manages a global program across primary fund investing, co-investing, and secondaries in developed and emerging markets. The Team also has a strong and growing leadership position across impact-oriented strategies, including social impact, climate solutions, and racial & gender equity. Overall, the Team has invested nearly $20bn across almost 1,000 opportunities, as of December 31, 2020.
POSITION DESCRIPTION: The Team is seeking experienced candidates from investment banks, consulting firms, private equity firms, or private equity fund of funds for an Analyst position to focus on private markets investing. More experienced candidates may be considered for an Associate position.
Investment professionals at the Analyst level work closely with senior investment professionals on ~4-person deal teams and are responsible for investment analysis, research, and investment process management. The private markets program spans asset classes from venture capital to leveraged buyouts and special situations. The position is available in Hong Kong.
RESPONSIBILITIES: - Creating and executing financial analyses in support of the investment process (e.g. financial statement analysis, LBO models, returns and sensitivity analysis, comparable company valuation analysis, etc.) - Conducting fundamental research on a wide range of geographies, industries, companies, and macroeconomic trends - Participating in investment diligence including calls / meetings with industry experts, equity research analysts, management teams and private equity sponsors - Supporting investment sourcing, client service requests, and portfolio monitoring and other organizational processes