Visiting Analyst in Distressed Debt and Special Situations

  • Competitive
  • Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
  • Internships & Graduate Trainee, Full time
  • Octane Capital Advisory GmbH & Co. KG
  • 22 Sep 17

Octane Capital is looking for a visiting analyst for its headquarters in Cologne. Octane is a credit opportunity fund with a mandate to invest in distressed debt and special situations in Western Europe. A successful candidate will get unique insights particularly into the German credit opportunities market and European distressed debt trends.


  • A minimum 3-month internship, followed by a potential hire
  • Support in fundamental credit analysis and identification of distressed debt investment opportunities, as well as transaction due diligence and monitoring of existing investments in the portfolio
  • On-the-desk training in distressed corporate and real estate valuation and modeling
  • Opportunity to learn the complete distressed debt investment process


  • Outstanding academics, ideally a degree in finance, economics or law
  • Previous experience in M&A / corporate finance, leverage finance, restructuring, private equity or credit research
  • Native fluency in German and fluency in English are essential
  • Strong financial modeling and valuation skills
  • An ideal candidate has demonstrated a keen interest in corporate finance, fixed income and value investing
  • Key personal traits include attention to detail, efficient communication and presentation skills, as well as an ability to work in a fast-paced environment

Contact Information
Please send your application, including CV, cover letter and references, to the following email:
Should you have any additional questions, please feel free to contact us via +49 221 84 61 45 30.