Recruitment of a Senior Manager Infrastructure Greenfield Europe
Atlante Gestion wishes to recruit a Senior Manager responsible for its “Greenfield Infrastructure Pan European” strategy, with a view to setting up a team that will complement the existing team on the Infra Brownfield part.
The person will have to carry and deploy the strategy on the Infra Greenfield Fund for which he will ensure the management and the presence in the Investment Committee, will ensure the deal flow according to his network, his experience and vision of the Infra market in Europe, with the support of a team also that he could bring in or participate in the recruitment on this project; finally he will participate in the raising of funds of this vehicle to be launched during 2022.

➢ Background:
Atlante Gestion is an independent actor in France and Luxembourg in the management of Funds and assets (Asset Management of SPV), and focused on investments in real assets essentially on three axes:
– Infrastructures
– Renewable energies
– Energy efficiency
These sectors represent for the company’s management, strategic issues by combining an identifiable message on societal and environmental aspects that will matter in tomorrow’s economy.

➢ Job description: You have precise ideas on a relevant strategic positioning and desire to create a team entirely dedicated to the development of a Greenfield Infrastructure Fund with a European scope.

You want to invest and ensure the development and have the ability to originate Greenfield Infrastructure investments in Europe in order to support the creation of an Infrastructure Fund.

You will participate in the launch of the Fund, in investor contacts, in the preparation of the Fund’s strategy documents and in the presentation of the Fund to investors.

You will participate in an active prospecting and will allow to increase the entries in the pool of investment projects. The main challenge is to participate in the implementation of the strategy with a significant increase in investment objectives based on
– the definition of a differentiating and value-creating investment strategy
– project origination actions,
– implementation of investment projects
– contributing to the deployment of the investment strategy in the identified geographical areas
– to structure and then ensure, with the support of the investment directors and/or investment officers of the Management Company, the proper follow-up of the investment projects entrusted to it until their completion.

Main skills: Project finance and private equity – M&A experience – modeling – experience in setting up complex financing files – strong financial analysis and counterparty risk studies – team management. Double degree in engineering and business school appreciated.

➢ Desired profile: 12 – 15 years experience in the infra sector or strong sector expertise for Investment Directors and with a network of contacts, asset financing and or project financing, managerial capacity, good organization, ideas on development and procedures to be implemented on the follow-up of operations, good negotiation and commercial skills. Very good sensitivity and mastery of financial analysis and counterparty risks. Excellent presentation and oral and written skills to present and develop the business. Track record of significant infra projects and achievements and knowledge of investor networks would be a strong asset.

Fluent English is a must – proficiency in EXCEL tools and financial analysis

➢ The Plus : M&A skills and existing contacts with potential investors.

MAINE COLLEGES 72

€61 million

Sociale Infrastructure

Sarthe region

Lead investor in the construction and rehabilitation of four middle schools in the Sarthe region, located in Arnage, Coulaines, Le Mans and Noyen-sur-Sarthe to receive 2,300 students.

The project is in the operation phase since 2019.

LABEL - CERTIFICATION​

The project was subject to carbon assessment. Seeing the results, in end-January 2018, CERTIVA awarded MAINE COLLEGES 72 permanent HQE (high environmental quality) certifications for the “Programme Design” phase for each of the schools. The permanent HQE certification for the “Development” phase was awarded in November 2019 for all the schools.

As of November 2019, MAINE COLLEGES has also been awarded the Effinergie + label. This label testifies to the improvement in the buildings’ energy efficiency in relation to the 2012 Réglementation Thermique (the 2012 Heat Regulation).

Water management

Wastewater is let into the wastewater sewerage systems of the towns concerned.

A rainwater harvesting system is planned for sanitary use, so as to cover 10% of the water requirements for toilet bowls and urinals in the toilet facilities.

Waste management

Implementation of waste segregation.

All materials used in the construction have zero or very low VOC (Volatile Organic Compounds) levels.

Energy efficiency

The schools were equipped with low temperature radiators that require 30% less energy to provide the same thermal comfort given their much larger contact surface with the ambient air.

Ceiling radiant panels that allow a more accurate monitoring of power consumption, have been installed in the canteens.

PV solar panels will be installed horizontally on the roof, covering a total area of 57.12 m2.

The kitchen appliances run on electricity and are equipped with an energy optimiser.

SOCIAL​ IMPACT

The project complies with contractual commitments in terms of first-time employment, namely 20,000 work hours, and in employing SMBs for which the recruiting rate is 40%.

Asbestos removal and demolition works are carried out during school vacations and the floors are hosed in case of heavy dust.

Instead of a rock-breaker, the alligator crusher is used with rubber mallets to avoid the noise of metal against metal