Director, Legal Affairs
7 years +| Montréal
- A New York-based private investment management firm, with offices…in Montreal!
Yes, you are not dreaming!
Our client, i80 Group, is a leading investment firm designed to provide best-in-class technology companies, regardless of whether they are in the early or later stages of their lifecycles, with access to flexible capital solutions that will enable them to rapidly grow their businesses.
They been ranked one of the fastest-growing companies in the USA, and have invested multiple billions in capital, and have been backed by many prominent family offices and institutions.
i80 is looking to hire their first in-house counsel.
Reporting directly to the Managing Partner of the Montreal office, who is also COO & CCO of the i80 Group, you will be responsible for managing all legal matters and identifying the legal risks that may impact the firm, thereby acting as a trusted business & legal advisor to the executive team. In your role, you will be involved in all aspects of fundraising, including fund formation, structuring vehicles, negotiations and other capital raising processes. You will act as a lead counsel with respect to investment structure agreements, oversee a wide variety of contractual arrangements and ensure that the firm is compliant with the applicable regulations. You will also act as the internal point of contact for the outside law firms retained by the firm.
Are you well-versed in general business law, private investments and ideally fund structuring? Do you speak fluent English? Are you looking for both exciting challenges and a better work-life balance compared with private practice? Please speak with us confidentially. Please note that the position is based downtown Montreal and that in-office work is expected from Monday to Thursday, in order to foster a collegial corporate culture. Ref. : #31979
This is a mandate entrusted exclusively to ZSA. Resumes sent to or contact made with i80 Group or any affiliated companies directly will be forwarded to ZSA for review.