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Private Equity Business Development Directors

Overview

Business development directors generate investment opportunities and ensure a steady flow of deals for private equity (PE) firms. This career requires a combination of business, sales, communication, and interpersonal skills, as well as comprehensive knowledge of private equity fund-raising. Business development directors may also be called deal generation professionals. 

Salary Range

$50,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Certification/License

None

Outlook

Faster than the Average
Personality Traits

Enterprising

Hands On

Outgoing

Career Ladder
Junior Partner/General Partner

Business Development Director

Business Development Manager

Business Development Associate