Associate/Senior Associate, Investment


New York, NY, USA
Posted on October 23, 2023

Associate/Senior Associate, Investment (Americas –San Francisco/New York)

Group : Investment Group

Location : San Francisco/New York

About the Business:

Incorporated in 1974, Temasek is a globally diversified investment company headquartered in Singapore. Supported by 13 offices 9 countries, Temasek owns a S$382 billion (approximately US$287 billion) portfolio as of 31 March 2023.Our global portfolio spans a broad spectrum of industries: financial services; transportation & industrials; telecommunications, media & technology; consumer & real estate; as well as life sciences & agri-food.Temasek is a generational investor, seeking to make a difference always with tomorrow in mind. We aim to build a resilient and forward-looking portfolio that delivers sustainable returns over the long term. We deploy capital to catalyze solutions that can enable companies to transition to a more sustainable future, tap on opportunities to invest in future growth sectors and business models, and encourage enterprises to transform through efforts in innovation.

About the Team:

Temasek’s North America investment team within Investment Group is looking for a junior investment professional at the Associate or Senior Associate level, based in either New York or San Francisco. The person is expected to spend her/his time primarily on climate and sustainability related investments.The investment professional will be a core part of the investment team, participating in all aspects of the investment process, from initial screening and due diligence, through approval, to post-investment monitoring.

Core Functions/Responsibilities:

  • Develop strong sector expertise enabling you to assess a broad range of investment opportunities across growth capital, private equity and public market equities
  • Conduct industry research and financial analysis on assigned sub-sectors and target companies
  • Build detailed integrated financial models and analyze key commercial, financial and valuation drivers
  • Prepare presentations for internal evaluation and investment committees
  • Monitor existing investments and keep abreast of key developments in the company and sector
  • Engage and connect with various internal and external stakeholders including C-level management of prospective and existing investee companies, external advisors and investment partners


  • 1-2 years of work experience with a top-tier private equity, investment bank, venture capital, corporate finance, M&A or research firm
  • Bachelor’s higher degree from an accredited university
  • Purpose driven, motivated individual with genuine interest in creating positive impact
  • Strong analytical and financial modelling skills, as well as a strong understanding of financial statements and corporate finance
  • A positive can-do attitude with a high degree of intellectual curiosity
  • Strong communication, interpersonal & teamwork skills
  • Self-starter with proven ability to manage multiple priorities and work independently

Salary Range: Base salary of US$120K – US$195K per annum (compensation structure includes various additional incentives payable in April, August and October annually)

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