Capital One Director/SVP/MD Investment Research Lead (Gaming, Lodging and Leisure) in New York, New York

NYC 299 Park Avenue (22957), United States of America, New York, New York

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Director/SVP/MD Investment Research Lead (Gaming, Lodging and Leisure)

As a thought leader in Gaming, Lodging and Leisure investments, you will aid in the identification, development, and execution of corporate finance, real estate, and capital markets transactions in the Gaming, Lodging and Leisure space (including sponsor and direct cash flow financing).

Your responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Actively work with coverage bankers, management and capital markets team to identify, research and profile prospects in the Gaming, Lodging and Leisure sectors.

  • Assist with the development, implementation and execution of a strategy to become a significant provider of financial services to the lodging and leisure sectors.

  • Prepare various analyses for prospect identification, due diligence and credit committees.

  • Develop and maintain industry driver and valuation models for various subsectors.

  • Support deal screening, due diligence, and internal credit approval processes, including development of investment theses and underwriting assumptions.

  • Assist in evaluating risk/return dynamics for proposed transactions.

  • Support Investment Research Group efforts in other forums, including, but not limited to portfolio and industry reviews.

  • Provide support to Capital Markets through interactions with institutional investors.

  • Contribute to all aspects of idea generation efforts, including industry analyses, discussion of opportunities within spaces and identification of potential targets to key industry stakeholder, private equity, and strategic investors

  • Responsibilities commensurate with experience; long-term opportunity to increase exposure with internal and external stakeholders.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Either a Bachelor’s Degree or Military Experience

  • At least 7 years’ experience in Gaming, Lodging and Leisure sectors (Equity Research or Investment Banking or Private Equity or Venture Capital)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in relevant field preferred or CFA designation

  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively

  • Must be able to write in a clear and concise manner

  • Ability to manage multiple projects while maintaining a high quality of work

  • Strong financial modelling and analysis skills

  • Execution oriented and self-motivator

  • Ability to work cross-functionally and within a team environment

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.