• Competitive
  • Munich, Bayern, Germany
  • Permanent, Full time
  • PER, Private Equity Recruitment
  • 15 Nov 17

Associate, European Mid-Cap Buyouts, Munich

Reference: 5558 /13G

One of the most active mid-cap buyout firms in the market is looking to hire an Associate for its team in Munich. The team works on deals across the DACH region as part of a long-established and highly successful European fund. The Associate will work alongside a proven and highly regarded senior team with multiple recent deal successes

Our client is a European mid-cap buyout firm, headquartered in France, with its German office based in Munich. The firm has made a number of investments in the DACH region in recent years and enjoyed successful exits as well. Deal flow is strong and the team need additional junior resource at Associate level. The new recruit will join a very high performing team and has the chance to build a long term career with the firm.


  • You will be closely involved from start to finish in the investment cycle, covering origination, analysis / execution and portfolio management
  • In particular you will have primary responsibility for financial modelling and due diligence tasks, but you will have an outward facing role with the senior team members with real exposure to management teams
  • The firm is hiring for the long term and offers a great chance to develop through real deal exposure, to a senior role over time


  • You should bring great technical skills, acquired during training at a leading investment bank, M&A Boutique, Big 4 Transaction Services or from a strategy consultancy
  • Our client expects to see a strong academic record of success
  • The firm, and in particular the local office have a distinctive, friendly and engaging culture and this has been a key factor in their success to date: they are well-liked. You therefore need to bring a similar open and humble communication style, as a team player and as someone whom Mittelstand owners can trust and want to work with
  • You must have native standard German language abilities and excellent English. French skills are a plus, but not a prerequisite



Recruiters Reference: 5558 /13G