Director, M&A / Strategic Planning

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The Company


Our client is a NYSE listed, recognized world-leading vertically integrated manufacturer of its own-brand Solar PV products; from the production of ingots, wafers and cells to the assembly of PV modules and development and financing of its own solar farm projects around the world.


The company is enjoying both a financially good period and a well-recognized market leading position globally; therefore it wishes to capitalize on this through a serious of strategic acquisitions.  Hence the need for this key position.


Position Description


Based primarily in Shanghai the Director M&A / Strategic Planning will report directly to the CFO and be a key person in the CFO’s senior team.


Summary of Key Responsibilities:


Key role in leading the acquisition process and related activities


Strong analytical skills to prepare and deliver accurate analysis on potential target


Present deal related data and information to management for review


Work closely and communicate effectively with different functions to establish transaction priorities


Key person to coordinate with internal deal teams and external teams on due diligence


Manage the transaction process


Coordinate deal valuation and ensure proper approval for all transactions


Participate and facilitate negotiation, work with tax/legal on deal structure and facilitate closing


Work with teams for integration plans


Make good analysis post transaction to ensure a proper review on deal effectiveness


Support CFO on M&A and other strategic projects


Candidate Profile


Work Experience & Abilities Required:


Minimum 15 years’ experience with proven tracking record of involving M&A transactions from beginning to the end


Excellent process management and M&A deal knowledge


Experience in PV, semiconductor or other renewable energy related business preferred


Strong financial modeling and analytical skills and executive level presentation skills required


A self starter and leader as well


Strong oral, written and communication skills


Strong people skills




MBA or finance educational background preferred.


Language Abilities:


Speaking and writing English & Mandarin Chinese skills required.


For more information regarding this position, please contact Ms. May Ma by filling out the form below.

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