Head of M&A 


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An innovative company challenging people’s view on immediate delivery. Their vision: make everything you need immediately available in the city. 

Since its founding in 2015, it is now one of the fastest-growing on-demand courier service players in Europe, Hispanic America and Africa with +40M annual orders, operating in more than 30 countries and in almost 260 cities.

They deliver anything you need in less than 60 minutes. Amazing, right? 

The behind the scenes is where the magic really happens. The company has growth, faced numerous challenges and is now looking forward to expand. This is a story you can be a part of and help shaping. 

Solve challenging problems, experiment freely with your ideas, make yourself at home in a tech- enabled company!


As the next Head of M&A you will:

You will lead the Finance Team through M&A, finance and possible partnership opportunities. 

You will create a startup within a startup providing guidance and strategic leadership. You will work directly with the CFO and CEO.

  • Leading M&A transactions and perform cross-functional diligence with teams internal to the company and with external advisors. 

  • Sourcing partnership opportunities

  • Assist in investment opportunities through due diligence and stakeholders communication  

  • Financing process and structure to foster acquisitions, growth programs, other initiatives 

  • Deal analysis, negotiation and post-closing forecasting. Provide draft proposals, formal letters and facilitate communication between parties and gathering required documents and legal requirements.

  • Mentor role to key executives to smooth the integration process and support heads of functions 

  • Preparing in collaboration with functional managers the budgeting and forecasting, long-run oriented business plans

  • Lead a team of associates, analysts and M&A support team

You are:

  • Considerable amount of  expertise in direct M&A deal shaping, transition and negotiation 

  • Have experience in one of the top investment banking, Private Equity, Venture Capital firms for more than 7 years.

  • Experience in leveraged finance and in financial strategic instruments

  • Keep up with fast-paced tech environments, be part of a startup-like environment and coordinate with all departments

  • Experience with on-demand marketplaces is highly valuable, either through work experience or by consulting companies working in this sector

  • Be able to communicate with commercial, operational and product discussions

  • Have excellent interpersonal communication skills

Great remuneration in a pleasant and fun working environment

In addition to a competitive salary and appropriate fringe benefits, the company offers you development opportunities and the possibility of flexible working days.




Are you interested in this role as Head of M&A?

Please contact Harry Bruintjes of Crossings People through or call +31 (0)6 19407782.


You can also upload your CV through the following link:

If you believe you align with these values, we look forward to meeting you!

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