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    Private Equity

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  • Contact:

    Chris Benstead

  • Specialism:

    Strategy, Operations / Change / Transformation, Digital, Data & Analytics

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0) 207 138 3691
Location: Hybrid
Type: Part-time (1 day per week)
Salary: £2000 - 3000 per day or £100-150,000 Annually
Contract: 12 - 36 months
Languages: English (proficient), and proficiency in either French, Italian, Dutch, or German is essential
I have an opportunity to work part-time as a senior advisor directly for a Pan-European, Large-Cap PE fund as the Tech & Product lead both internally and across the portfolio where required. Our clients are seeking a CPTO/Senior Technology Advisor at fund level to focus on a particular portfolio's technology & product strategy. The role will require both technical/data (including AI) and product expertise, complemented by a commercial nature, at this stage the client is prepared to flex between candidates that lend themselves more to either tech or product.
As a CPTO, your role will be in driving technology strategies and enhancing portfolio performance thus demonstrable success will be essential to influencing the portco-suite. Your responsibilities will include:
  • Technology Leadership:
  • Develop and implement technology strategies to support the fund's objectives.
  • Oversee the integration of technologies within our portfolio companies.
  • Lead hiring strategies for tech & product practices
  • Ensure execution of projects on time
  • Portfolio Optimisation:
  • Collaborate with portfolio companies to enhance operational efficiency through technology-driven solutions.
  • Identify opportunities for synergies and value creation across the portfolio.
  • Identify value creation opportunities through tech & product optimisation
  • Private Equity Expertise:
  • Leverage your private equity experience to provide strategic insights.
  • Evaluate and mitigate technology-related risks across the investment lifecycle.
  • Requirements:
  • Experience in a C-level technology/product role.
  • Fluent in English and either French, Italian, Dutch, or German.
  • Background in computer science or a related field.
  • Exceptional influencing skills
  • Real-world, portfolio Private Equity experience is essential
  • Mid-Large Cap Fund experience will be required