Founded in 2002, Brevan Howard is one of the world’s leading global alternative investment managers with over $18 billion under management. Brevan Howard has 9 offices globally with over 300 team members, and manages assets for institutional investors around the world including sovereign wealth funds, corporate and public pension plans, foundations and endowments. In 2021, Brevan Howard began to manage digital assets on behalf of clients and subsequently launched BH Digital, a dedicated asset management division for digital assets which pairs the institutional governance, controls and risk management of Brevan Howard with expertise native to crypto markets across investing and business operations. As of January 2022, BH Digital has 30 dedicated employees and the team continues to grow. The global regulatory environment for crypto is rapidly taking shape. It’s critical that the companies in our portfolio can explore an as-yet-undefined technical space while still maintaining confidence that they’re operating within the law.
BH Digital is currently seeking a Venture Capital Deal Counsel to become a key member of the Legal & Compliance team. The VC Deal Counsel will work closely with the investment team and external counsel to facilitate investment into companies and protocols and serve as a trusted adviser to portfolio companies as they navigate the regulatory landscape.
Work with the investment team, operations, and deal counsel in running the deal process (reviewing documents, coordinating regulatory and tax analysis, risk management). Advise portfolio companies on regulatory and legal matters, either directly or as a liaison to experts within our network. Advise and assist with respect to the governance process. Stay abreast of regulatory and policy developments. Serve as an educational resource for the investment team and our portfolio companies.