Job at Weiji Capital for a Director of Origination – Global Capital Markets

Weiji Capital is a full service global investment bank serving large and middle market companies throughout Africa, Latin America, Europe and East Asia.

The firm advises publicly traded and privately held companies seeking to raise private institutional debt and equity capital and/or retain a strategic advisor (e.g. M&A, asset dispositions). Headquartered in New York, Weiji is a partnership among a culturally diverse group of senior institutional investment professionals with established track records of success.

Job Title:  Director of Origination – Global Capital Markets

The firm is currently seeking a professional to develop / originate new investment banking mandates throughout Africa. Extensive knowledge of African markets and experience in one of the following targeted sectors is preferred:

  • Agriculture/Agribusiness
  • Energy
  • Healthcare
  • Exceptional Real Estate Development
  • Mining
  • Logistics
  • Consumer goods
  • Telecommunications
  • Transportation
  • Financial Services (Banking, Insurance, Micro-Credit)
  • Manufacturing
  • Infrastructure

The following investment segments are in particularly strong demand from our institutional investor base:

  • Growth Equity
  • Recapitalizations (Buy-outs, distressed situations)
  • Venture Equity
  • Debt Capital including structured credit (esoteric and new asset classes)

Job Responsibilities
The Director of Origination is expected to present high quality deal flow to the New York sales teams by facilitating introductions with senior decision makers at companies seeking to raise capital or sell.

Compensation is structured as the percentage (%) of revenues resulting from originated transactions (both advisory and success fees). There is no fixed compensation. Certain expenses reimbursed for established origination directors.

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