Managing Director – Legal – Asset Management industry (m/f)

Published On: septembre 14, 2022


Our client is a Private Equity company operating in the European market. The current portfolio is mainly invested in European countries and targeted business sectors are related to automotive, healthcare, communication, IT services, software and manufacturing. The holding company is based in Germany and a subsidiary (acting as a sub-advisor) is based in Italy. Most of employees are Germany-based and Luxembourg will be the next country to be launched.

We are looking for a “Managing Director – Legal – Asset Management industry” who will participate in the launch and the management of the new office. There will be also another MD – Financial & Accounting and both will be in charge of setting up the team, hiring and onboarding the new employees in Luxembourg.


  • You will participate in setting up our client’s company in Luxembourg (“the company”).
  • You will act as a managing director responsible for the company that provides services for SPVs registered in Luxembourg.
  • You will manage existing relationships with 3rd party administrators, service providers, external advisors and other stakeholders.
  • You will make sure the whole tax and legal structure is fully compliant.
  • You will develop and oversee SPVs documentation, including minutes, board meeting preparation and other related processes.
  • You will insource standard documentation from the external lawyers and will coordinate workflows with external legal service providers.
  • If you also have a tax background, you will work on the preparation of the VAT returns and other tax declarations for the SPVs. This could also be covered by the MD Finance & Accounting
  • You will closely work with the Head of Legal based in Germany to be aligned on legal, tax and regulatory developments for the company.
  • You will report to the board based in Germany.


  • You graduated from a Master level in Corporate Law.
  • You have at least 6 years of experience in corporate law as a Legal Counsel or Corporate Lawyer and you bring a significant background related to the investment funds or asset management industry (regulated or non-regulated). An additional background in tax is welcome but is not mandatory.
  • You also have experience in an executive or leadership role.
  • You really enjoy working with others and you are an outgoing person.
  • You are a decision maker able to make people grow and you promote high quality standards in your way of working.
  • You are driven by getting things done and you are motivated by the opportunity to participate in the set-up a new business entity.
  • You are fluent in English; a good level of German is welcome but is not mandatory.



For more information, please contact Nicolas HURLIN by phone on +352 26 29 45 20.


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