Associate, Private Equity - London

  • Excellent
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 20 Apr 19

Our client, a leading mid-market investor, are seeking to add a professional and motivated Associate to their European private equity team.

The firm has a strong presence across various sectors, with a flexible approach to how they will structure investments, often combining equity and debt, targeting opportunities primarily in the mid-market across Europe, often with a focus on special situations. The role will concentrate on developing their broad European mandate and will focus on direct investment opportunities, with a generalist sector approach. As such, the firm is looking for a candidate with the following attributes:

  • Strong prior experience (3+ years) in a leading consultancy, tier-1 IB or professional services firm - strategic advisory, M&A, restructuring
  • Excellent academic record with MBA or postgraduate degree preferred
  • Fluent French is highly sought after, although not a requirement

Our client is interested in candidates who demonstrate good technical capabilities, while also being able to assess potential investments from a wider more strategic viewpoint. Due to the expanding nature of the platform in London, the successful candidate will gain significant market and investment exposure, join a reputable firm and have the opportunity to take the next step forward in their career.