Director / Senior Director – Real Estate Debt Fund
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Director / Senior Director – Real Estate Debt Fund

Your primary responsibilities shall include:

  • Establishing, developing and maintaining relationships with potential borrowers and sponsors active in real estate investments in the target markets
  • Origination, underwriting and management of loans backed by the commercial real estate as per the fund ‘s investment guidelines
  • Analyse lending opportunities in the real estate mezzanine debt space using financial modelling, sensitivity analyses, exit and returns analyses, due diligence on industry fundamentals/drivers
  • Making recommendations on lending terms and pricing to the Head of the debt fund and negotiating heads of terms with borrowers
  • Preparing clear, concise investment committee papers analysing the lending opportunity in detail, assessing merits and key risks of the deal. Presenting the opportunity to investment committee, responding to Q&A and making recommendations
  • Full transaction execution responsibilities, including:
  • Instructing and engaging with third party advisers to conduct due diligence on the fund’s behalf
  • Negotiating loan and security documentation with the team’s legal advisers and borrowers
  • Reviewing property, valuation and insurance due diligence materials as required
  • Undertaking customer set-up (KYC) requirements
  • Arranging drawdown notices and liaising with internal and third party (e.g. agent) teams as needed to ensure transactions complete in a timely manner
  • Maintaining detailed files and records and post-closing, ongoing liaison with borrowers
  • Working with and oversight of more junior team members to assist with transactions



  • Degree qualification in finance, economics, commerce, real estate or related discipline
  • Minimum 8 to 12 years’ relevant working experience in a related industry
  • Experience in real estate banking and/or real estate investment would be preferred but candidates from related disciplines will also be considered
  • Solid financial modelling skills and strong research, quantitative and analytical skills
  • Fluency in oral and written English and Mandarin to facilitate communications with senior management, internal stakeholders as well as external parties
  • Keen attention to detail and able to work independently with limited supervision
  • Strong interpersonal skills, a good team player and a flexible mindset adaptable to changes
  • Willing to travel extensively


To apply, please send your CV in word doc including details on your current salary, expected salary and notice period. You can email to

We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.