Director of Corporate Development

Location: Europe/Asia Salary: Confidential
Sector: Financial Services Specialism: M&A / Corporate Development, Strategy
Type: Permanent Contact: Guy Breakwell

We are working with an award winning, high growth Fintech company looking to drive their international expansion. The company is going through a period of significant growth and have build a very strong global brand. The are particularly targeting North America and Asia for further expansion, and seek a strategic individual to help drive this growth.


The role is within a small, high impact Corporate Development team, working for an ex-Mckinsey Associate Principal, to drive the inorganic growth and international expansion of the firm. The individual will have a high level of responsibility in identifying and acquiring other exciting Fintechs, as well as partnbership opportunities. There is a strong track record of former top-tier consultants coming into the business, and the natural progression is to step into a P&L management role within the wider business.

Key responsibilities will include:

-Assessing the most attractive markets for expansion

-Conducting strategic analysis into these markets

-Leading the deployment of the organisation in each market

-Supporting critical growth assignments


-3-8 years’ experience within strategy consulting, or investment banking

-Agility to work across the company alongside different groups and geographies

-Strong international background, with local knowledge of Asian and North American markets

-Passionate about banking and fintech

-Entrepreneurial, analytical and creative

-Excellent senior stakeholder management