Summit Recruitment & Search Portfolio Manager for an Investment Company Jobs in Mombasa Kenya

Summit Recruitment & Search Portfolio Manager for an Investment Company Jobs in Mombasa Kenya

Our client, an international investment company in Kenya is looking for a driven Portfolio Manager for their offices in Mombasa.

The portfolio manager will be building up the portfolio of start-ups invested in, grow the start-ups together with the founders, enhance and manage the portfolio, and thereby contributing to creating jobs and creating sustainable businesses in East-Africa.

Our client invests both cash and sweat equity in early-stage tech start-ups and are sincerely engaged in sustainable business development. They are well established in Mombasa and have a great network of highly esteemed partners such as IBM Kenya and Safaricom.

Successful candidates need to have a genuine interest in impact investments, start-ups, and with a proven track record in building a profitable investment portfolio.


  • Manage the investment portfolio
    Optimize and grow the start-ups and the overall portfolio
  • Assess and select start-ups to invest in
    Evaluate the performance of the portfolio companies
  • Mentor and guide the portfolio companies
    Follow and assess market conditions and domestic and global developments
  • Keep up with relevant investment news
    Raise capital and attract co-investors
  • Mentor and guide the portfolio companies from an investor perspective, and evaluate their performance
  • Ensure compliance with investor disclosures, privacy laws, anti-money laundering requirements and anti-fraud measures
  • Participate in sales meetings and contract
    negotiations together with the start-ups, and coach the start-ups on the same
  • Together with the Incubation Manager, attract mentors and manage the mentorship program
  • Participate in strategy development and start-ups


  • Master’s degree in MBA, Finance, Sales and Marketing or similar
  • 5-10 years of relevant working experience in a similar role
  • Experience as a leader with defined results responsibility and HR responsibility
  • Proven track record in growing investments portfolio with a good return on investment
  • Experience in business development, sales, marketing, and negotiations
  • Preferably knowledge of the tech start-up sector and international business
  • Outstanding communication ability (written and oral)
  • Pro-active, Systematic and Solution oriented
  • Familiar with the Sustainable Development Goals and Impact investments

    How to Apply

    Interested and qualified candidates should apply online by 18th August 2019.

    For more information and job application details, see; Summit Recruitment & Search Portfolio Manager for an Investment Company Jobs in Mombasa Kenya

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