Vice President, Mergers & Acquisitions Singapore (M&A)

Employer
Hudson Singapore, EA Licence No: 18S9265
Location
Singapore, Singapore
Salary
S$200k - S$300k
Posted
31 Dec 2022
Closes
30 Jan 2023
Ref
17981317
Job Function
Banking
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Telenor is a leading global telecommunications company with more than 16000 employees, serving more than 170 million customers in the Nordics and Asia (Q1 22). In Asia, we have been connecting people to what matters most for 25 years. We are driven by the ambition of empowering societies and committed to support the national digital ambitions in the markets we operate. Telenor is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange under the ticker TEL. For more information, see www.telenor.com/asia.

Telenor Asia HQ in Singapore is driving business development and structural activities in Asia, in addition to overseeing each of the four main operating companies (OpCos) in Malaysia, Thailand, Bangladesh and Pakistan. Telenor Asia HQ consist of competency centers and expert functions covering areas like 1) GRC, HSS & Sustainability; 2) Business Development & Technology; 3) External Relations 4) People & Operations and 5) Finance. In addition, there are Investment Manager teams responsible for oversight of each OpCo.

The M&A team has a Group wide role with currently 5 employees located at the Group HQ in Oslo, 3 at the Telenor Asia HQ in Singapore and 1 in Islamabad.

We are now looking for a new colleague in the position VP, M&A to join Telenor Asia HQ in Singapore.

As an VP, M&A you will have the following responsibilities:
  • Define the M&A strategy and overall portfolio assessment, and recommend M&A targets
  • Ensure that M&A transactions and activities are conducted professionally and according to Telenor's policies and procedures
  • Drive in-market consolidation and other structural/partner opportunities
  • Seek partnerships or structural deals to improve efficiency and cost
  • Lead M&A projects and cross-functional teams / advisors from idea phase to hand-over. The team will interface with management and stakeholders in Group and Business Areas
  • Proactively contribute to M&A strategy to build pipeline and prioritize targets
  • Support M&A execution, due diligence, valuation, negotiations and structuring
  • Take an active role in developing Group M&A


We think you have the following qualifications and skills:
  • Relevant University/Master's degree with good results
  • Several years of well documented project management experience from a range of transactions and negotiations in Asia
  • Strong knowledge and connections within the telecom industry is an advantage
  • Fluency in verbal and written English, other languages are an advantage
  • Multi-cultural and cross-functional team experience
  • Strong analytical skills with focus on accuracy as well as ability to understand the total picture and manage several activities at a time


We offer:
  • A unique opportunity to take part in the establishment of the Telenor Asia HQ and drive a new way of generating value across our Asian markets.
  • Possibility to shape your own role and contribute with your ideas for development in the area.
  • A job in a diverse international company with plenty of career opportunities
  • A visible and important role in Telenor Group where you have the opportunity to make an actual difference in society
  • You will have the possibility to develop and grow professionally within an international organization
  • Competitive local compensation package


If this is something you would be keen in, please apply online using the appropriate link or email your CV to almas.alwani@hudson.com.

Almas Alwani Binte Abdul Wahab
EA Personnel Registration ID: R1871112
Hudson Global Resources (Singapore) Pte Ltd
EA Licence: 18S9265
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