Adams Street is a global private markets investment manager, operating in more than thirty countries across five continents. Adams Street prides itself on the depth and breadth of its global investment capabilities and its longstanding reputation as an innovator within the private markets space. Adams Street is consistently recognized for its steadfast commitment to providing clients with quality investment opportunities, and its deep understanding of the broader private markets industry.
Adams Street has more than $40 billion of assets under management and 200+ employees across offices in Chicago, Beijing, Boston, London, Menlo Park, Munich, New York, Seoul, Singapore, and Tokyo. The firm operates as a single global team and incorporates the skill and experience of its investment professionals across five strategies: primary, secondary, growth equity, private credit, and co-investments. This integrated global platform of investment expertise enabled Adams Street to become a leading provider of customized strategies to institutional and high-net worth investors around the world.
Adams Street is recognized as a pioneer of the private markets and is widely credited as originating the industry’s inaugural fund of funds investment in 1979. The firm became an independent, employee-owned entity on January 1, 2001, and continues to manage its private equity portfolios in the same manner and style as its predecessor organizations have done for over four decades.
Adams Street believes in a culture of inclusiveness and collegiate achievement, and strives to deliver the highest standards of integrity, respect, and insight within all aspects of our business. Adams Street’s guiding principles and collaborative environment drive the firm’s commitment to providing exceptional client service and top-tier investment returns.
Adams Street Partners is seeking an Investor Relations Associate to join the investor relations team, based in Japan. The Investor Relations Associate will work closely with the Product Strategy, Investor Relations and Marketing teams and will be responsible for conducting research, managing and analyzing data, and coordinating the execution of the appropriate follow-up activities with prospective and current clients. This position will provide broad exposure to the strategy and investment capabilities of Adams Street.
Specifically, this individual will be involved and responsible for:
We seek an individual who is self-disciplined, demonstrates creative thinking and has the following characteristics: