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Type of Role: Investments

Experience Level: Managing Director/CIO

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Salary: $300K - $450K

Family office

We are seeking an accomplished Deputy Chief Investment Officer to assist our CIO in leading our investment strategies, driving alpha generation, and managing risk. Your expertise in equities, fixed income, and hedge funds, and proficiency in financial tools are vital to our success. Join us in shaping the future of finance at Puffy, where your strategic vision and financial acumen will make a significant impact. If you’re ready to be at the forefront of innovation in the world of investments, we welcome your application.

Why joining us could be the next best step in your career?

  • Unmatched compensation: Get a minimum 30% salary rise + a 10% monthly bonus.
  • 100% Tax-Free income: Relocate to Dubai, and you keep ALL your earnings.
  • Seamless relocation: We offer full relocation support, including flights, visa sponsorship, and two weeks of hotel accommodation on arrival.
  • Embrace Diversity & Inclusion: We are committed to building and maintaining an inclusive and diverse company with 16+ nationalities currently in our Dubai team.
  • Accelerate your career trajectory: Experience accelerated career growth within your role through a clear path and annual internal promotion opportunities.
  • Rapid business expansion:Puffy’s headcount increased by 35% in 2022, demonstrating our substantial growth potential.
  • Forbes Member CEO: Gain valuable experience working with a CEO who is a member of the Forbes Council.
  • Prime Location in Dubai: You will work full-time at our state-of-the-art, centrally located office space in the center of Dubai Marina.
  • Health & Lifestyle: We prioritize a healthy lifestyle. On top of world-class health insurance (dental & vision included), our canteen is stocked with organic snacks, juices, fruits, tea & coffee.
  • Top-tier equipment and tech stack: We provide the best equipment and technology to empower you in your work.


  • Strategic Investment Leadership: Provide strategic leadership in investment decisions, making critical choices that drive the growth and performance of Puffy’s investment portfolio.
  • Risk Management: Be the central figure responsible for effectively managing investment risks, and ensuring the security and stability of the portfolio.
  • Alpha Generation: Utilize your impressive track record to generate alpha, outperforming market benchmarks consistently.
  • Diverse Asset Management: Oversee and manage investments across various asset classes, including equities, fixed income, and hedge funds.
  • Innovative Research: Lead investment research efforts, regularly generating unique and innovative investment ideas to drive portfolio growth.
  • Technical Tools: Utilize financial tools such as Bloomberg and Factset to inform investment decisions and strategies.
  • Asset Allocation Collaboration: Collaborate with senior leadership to develop and execute strategic asset allocation plans, ensuring alignment with organizational goals.
  • External Engagement: Build relationships with external stakeholders and sources to facilitate investment idea sourcing and research.

Required skills/experience:

  • Extensive Financial Markets Experience: Substantial experience in financial markets, with a deep understanding of market dynamics and trends.
  • Decision-Making and Risk Management: Proven investment decision-making experience and an exceptional ability to manage investment risks effectively.
  • Alpha Generation: A demonstrated history of consistently generating alpha, showcasing your ability to deliver results.
  • Diverse Asset Exposure: Exposure to and proficiency in managing various asset classes, including equities, fixed income, and hedge funds.
  • Investment Research Proficiency: Strong proficiency in investment research and the ability to consistently generate innovative investment ideas.
  • Technical Tools Familiarity: Familiarity with financial tools such as Bloomberg and Factset is essential.
  • Specialist Asset Class Experience (Nice to Have): Experience in an additional asset class beyond the core competencies would be valuable.