Private Equity Internship | Junior Investment Analyst

Private Equity Internship

Do you want to step into the exciting world of Private Equity?

Holland Capital, an independent private equity firm with a focus on the Benelux & German mid-market, is looking for a full-time intern to join its buy-out team. Within 5 months, you will familiarize yourself with all aspects of the investment process to ramp up all skills related to PE investing.

About your role

  • Support the buy-out team in all phases of the investment process
  • Source attractive investment opportunities and screen inbound deal-flow
  • Perform in-depth due diligence on commercial, strategic and financial level
  • Build financial models that support our investment thesis
  • Acquire expertise through extensive market research in themes of interest within our target sectors and markets
  • Actively participate in meetings with inspiring founders and managers.

 We are looking for

  • Fit with the lower mid-market and natural ability to connect with entrepreneurs
  • Analytical, charismatic and pragmatic person with a proactive attitude
  • Strong communication skills to articulate and underpin concepts, propositions and theses, both verbal and written
  • Outstanding academic track record, at least completion of Bachelor and currently studying Masters (Business, Finance, Investments, Accounting, Econometrics, Engineering etc.)
  • Preferably internship experience in Investment Banking, M&A, Private Equity, or (strategy) consulting
  • Comfortable with Microsoft (Excel/PowerPoint)
  • Fluency in Dutch and English.

 About us

  • Private equity firm founded in 1981, based in Amsterdam and Düsseldorf
  • Invested in 150+ companies and AUM of EUR 270m
  • Sector-specialised teams for healthcare and technology and stage-specialised teams for buy-out and venture
  • Strong reputation, good track record and an extensive network of leading entrepreneurs, investors and industry-experts
  • Fun and entrepreneurial team of motivating professionals with diverse backgrounds
  • Value creation through hands-on support, cooperation and extensive expertise in technology and healthcare
  • Might know us from (former) investments in Wortell, Qsight IT, Defibrion, AMP, Mauritskliniek, Eshgro and Magnus.

 What do we offer

  • Ability to gain insights and experience in an entrepreneurial setting
  • A fast-paced working environment with challenges which let you grow day by day
  • Experience all phases of a deal process due to our high deal volumes
  • Competitive salary (EUR 1.100 / month)
  • Work with and learn from a highly experienced team
  • Delicious lunch and free access to our gym.

Passionate about PE, entrepreneurship, and a fast-paced working environment? Please send us your application (short motivation and CV) via thomas.hubert@hollandcapital.nl or +31 (0)6 46 44 26 11 / +31 20 311 9411. 

* These requirements give an indication of the profile we are looking for in this position. Research shows that mainly male candidates apply at a 60% match and women at a 100% match. Do you not meet all the requirements but do you think this is the position for you? Then we invite you to apply.