Over the past 40 years, Houlihan Lokey has established one of the largest worldwide financial advisory services practices.
Our transaction expertise and leadership in the field of valuation inspire confidence in the financial executives, boards of directors, special committees, retained counsel, investors, and business owners we serve.
In 2019, Thomson Reuters ranked us the No. 1 Global M&A fairness opinion advisor over the past 20 years.
Our stability, integrity, technical leadership, and global capabilities make us a trusted advisor for clients worldwide, across a wide range of services, including Transaction Opinions, Transaction Advisory Services, Corporate Valuation Advisory Services, Portfolio Valuation & Fund Advisory Services, Real Estate Valuation & Advisory Services, Dispute Resolution Consulting, and Tech+IP Advisory.
The open position is for a Senior Vice President or Director-level role based in our Hong Kong office who will be dedicated to growing Houlihan Lokey’s Portfolio Valuation and Fund Advisory (PV) practice in Asia.
The PV practice is a leader in providing valuations of illiquid debt and equity securities held by hedge funds, private equity funds, and business development companies in connection with fair value reporting of the funds’ assets to investors as well as providing a variety of bespoke fund advisory services in complex transactions involving illiquid investments.
The PV practice’s clients include preeminent global alternative asset managers in a highly recurring and periodic business model.
Houlihan Lokey’s PV practice is well-recognized and regarded in the alternative asset valuation community. In 2019, Houlihan Lokey was named Best Valuation Service for the Alt Credit European Services Awards, which recognizes service providers, credit hedge funds, CLO and private debt funds who are outperforming their competitors and leading the way in Europe.
This honor closely follows the 2019 HFM US Hedge Fund Services Awards in which Houlihan Lokey was named Best Valuations Firm for Hard to Value Assets, its third time receiving this award.
For the second consecutive year, Houlihan Lokey was also awarded The Hedge Fund Journal’s Leading Valuation Firm for 2019, underscoring the outstanding valuation services the firm provides its hedge fund clients around the world.
Our Financial Valuation Advisory (FVA) practice is looking to add talented financial professionals at the Senior Vice President or Director level to focus on building out our Portfolio Valuation and Fund Advisory (PV) practice in Asia.
While the primary execution and business development focus will be PV, all members of the FVA practice are expected to broadly facilitate our firm’s growth by cross selling other FVA, Corporate Finance, and Restructuring service offerings provided by Houlihan Lokey.
The PV-dedicated Senior Vice President / Director in our Financial and Valuation Advisory Services business will be a fully integrated member of engagement teams, which can range in size from two to five members.
negotiating engagement documents; networking with prospects to build revenue producing relationships; and driving business development events and initiatives in the region and, in some cases, outside Asia.
Compensation includes base with attractive / achievable bonus opportunity and equity alongside other benefits. Outstanding opportunity to earn promotion in meritocracy environment.
Firm has historically high employee promotion track record.
Additional responsibilities include :
The environment at Houlihan Lokey is aggressive and entrepreneurial and, as such, rewards Senior Vice Presidents / Directors with substantial responsibility.
The ideal candidate should be motivated, creative, commercially driven, and possess strong skills in overall project management, leading, managing, performing financial analysis, and business development.
Candidates must have a strong knowledge of finance and valuation. Candidates must also have strengths in applied financial theory, analytical capabilities, and verbal and written communication skills.
Additional consideration will be given to candidates who possess :