Formative Search has secured a new interesting role with one of the leading energy players who is growing their team in Asia for its solar business. Our client is providing distributed energy generation solutions that takes on an active role in the development, construction and operations of its renewable energy to offer competitive turnkey solutions.
They are looking for a Regional Chief Financial Officer to be based in Hong Kong or Bangkok. Reporting to the CEO, the Board and the shareholders, the main objectives for this role will be to continue to build and support the continued regional business growth; optimize operational excellence; manage a suite of projects and development companies and support equity and debt financing for their solar projects and joint ventures.
Provide full-fledge financial leadership including financial accounting, controlling, planning, budgeting and forecasting, cash flow management, consolidation and reporting.
Lead debt and equity financing for the company and providing support for projects companies or joint ventures.
Maintain strong internal controls by having a full understanding of end-to end process of set of books, and ensure adherence to accounting and financial policies and procedures.
Lead investor relations management with leading financial investors including reporting and compliance to highest international standards.
Review, comments and coordinate for major legal documents such as project finance agreement, shareholder agreement, joint venture agreement and other M&A related documents.
Responsible for the finance and administration team across the different countries of operation.
Bachelor’s Degree in Finance/Accounting or related fields. CPA or CFA required; MBA is a plus
Entrepreneurial and proactive approach; Excellent analytical, problem solving & decision-making skills, meticulous and eye for details
A minimum of 10 years' experience of which at least 8 years at senior management level in Financial Control in a complex project agreements
Energetic, highly motivated, with an enquiring mind and passion for excellence and innovation in pursuit of business growth and success
Must be fluent in English (written and spoken), either Mandarin or South East Asia language is an advantage but not a must.
Passion for renewable energy, strong mindset in Corporate Governance requirements and conduct in ethics and compliance an entrepreneurial aptitude are greatly appreciated