Single Family Office CFO

Full Time 16 November - 2023 8:55 am
Employment Information
Full Time
17 Nov-2023

Who we are: 

We are a growing private investment office with an international footprint, backed by a serial tech entrepreneur. The team’s mandate is to protect, optimise and grow both private and business interests through advisory, infrastructure and network. Tsugu’s investment focus and ecosystem is multi-asset but has a strong Private Equity, M&A and Venture emphasis, with a tilt towards tech enabled and digital businesses.

We are looking for a stand-out, strategic, CFO, to work closely with the CEO and CIO and drive our finance function forward. You’ll need to be quick-thinking, committed, collaborative and curious.

What we are looking for:

  • Strong work ethic and drive for excellence, clear integrity & high standards through action & behaviour.
  • Team player with an ability to build trust and collaborate across the team and live the “Tsugu Values”. 
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, delivering top-quality work.
  • Self-motivated, entrepreneurial, able to take the initiative and work effectively on a remote basis.
  • Excellent research skills, problem solving and analytical ability with strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to perform under pressure amid tight deadlines.
  • Ability to competently communicate with investment professionals at all levels.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, including the preparation of high impact materials.

What you’ll do: 

  • Strategic financial planning…….

What experience/skills you might have: 

  • Proven experience as a CFO or from a senior financial leadership role at a bank, financial institution, family office, investment office, private equity or venture capital business.
  • Demonstrated experience in investment management, mergers and acquisitions, financial analysis, and risk management.
  • Proven leadership experience, with the ability to lead and inspire a team. Excellent relationship building and management skills.
  • Strong negotiation, communication and networking skills.
  • Strong on tech and able to use platforms to collaborate and share information. Bachelor’s degree in finance, business, or a related field. MBA or CFA preferred. Accountancy qualifications and a sound working knowledge of Swiss GAAP and IFRS.

Remuneration and working location:

  • Competitive salary, discretionary bonus plus potential to participate in growth through an equity plan.
  • Location flexible: Preference for Switzerland, however UK/Europe will also be considered (non-Swiss residents requiring periodic travel to our offices in Zug). Hybrid structure: Combination of Swiss office & home office + regular travel, with a true work-life-balance.

How you might fit into our culture:

  • Recognize where and how value is created and lost. Look for efficiencies and find innovative ways to get to the same answer in a better way – avoiding ‘group think’ at all times.
  • Present and justify your ideas with conviction, never being afraid to make your constructive voice heard.
  • Actively seek out ways to engage others in sparking and integrating ideas. Look for opportunities to advance business as one team.
  • Adapt to change, relishing opportunities to explore new approaches and respond to evolving possibilities.
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