• Competitive
  • Hamburg, Freie und Hansestadt Hamburg, Germany
  • Permanent, Full time
  • PER, Private Equity Recruitment
  • 2018-06-18

Senior Associate / Associate, Dynamic Mid-Cap Private Equity Firm, Hamburg, Germany

Reference: 6462 /19G

This entrepreneurial investment firm in Hamburg focuses on lower mid-cap private equity deals and is looking for an ambitious new hire at Senior Associate or Associate level to join their growing team

Our client is a family-backed mid-cap private equity investor focusing on majority and minority investments into successful companies across a range of industries in the DACH market. The firm has a strong track record and significant fresh capital available and is now looking to bring on a new team member at Senior Associate or Associate level to analyse and execute new deal opportunities. This position will be based in Hamburg.


  • Lead due diligence workstreams, manage external providers, and review information memoranda and draft reports
  • Conduct in-depth analysis of new investment opportunities, including financial modelling and market reviews
  • Provide investment recommendations and work alongside Partners in the structuring and negotiation of potential investments
  • Work on the financing of investments and the presentation and review of materials with lenders


  • Strong financial modelling skills, great commercial judgement and a bias to action
  • Prior training and experience of financial and valuations modelling and analysis of companies and industries, gained in investment banking M&A, lead advisory or transaction services in a leading professional services firm. Additional transaction exposure at a successful Mittelstand private equity investor would be helpful
  • Ideally, you will bring a strong deal track record and significant exposure to investment structuring, transaction execution and negotiation
  • You should be a humble team-player who will communicate well with German Mittelstand companies; therefore native level German is essential
  • Extroverted self-starter with high emotional intelligence and the self-confidence to work independently. Excellent interpersonal skills and drive – willing to go the extra mile to ensure work gets done



Recruiters Reference: 6462 /19G

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