Investment Team Internship

Investment Team Internship

MiddleGround Capital, Amsterdam

January & August every year (flexible)

Duration: 3-6 months (flexible), with the possibility of extension

Let’s have a chat about this job.

What will you get?

Nice to have

What will you do?

What will you get?

  • Professional financial training (through Wall Street Prep), preparing you for a career within Finance/PE;

  • Opportunity to visit one of MGC’s PortCo’s in the Netherlands or Europe;

  • Unique opportunity to be part of the next chapter in the success story of MiddleGround Capital following the opening of our European Headquarters in Amsterdam last January (2023).

Nice to have

  • We are looking for WO (University) students who are in the third year of their Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in any of the following areas: Finance, Economics, Business Administration, or any other relevant coursework.
  • Affinity with Finance through prior Investment Banking, Consultancy or PE internship.
  • MGC culture characteristics: Motivated, self-starter, team player, adaptive.
  • Fluent in English, fluency Dutch is not required
  • We do not provide sponsorship for our internships. You must be eligible to work in the Netherlands.

What will you do?

  • Wall Street Prep “Private Equity Masterclass” and work through internal training materials over a “training” period;

  • Support Investment Team on deal activities.

The vacancy

The internship program would be structured as a 3-6 month program (with the possibility of
extension), with students who work in-person in the Amsterdam office and report directly to members of our Investment Team. The internship program is structured as follows:

Week 1: Intro to MiddleGround. HR team kicks off onboarding, private equity overview, MiddleGround culture, meet individuals, understand value creation methodology, learn about the MGC portfolio companies, etc.
Week 2: Interns go through Wall Street Prep “Private Equity Masterclass” and work through internal training materials over a “training” period. With this training you will follow a similar training as full-time hires that join the team.

 

“MGC feels like a truly a differentiated PE firm given the presence of women, minorities, and individuals with non-traditional finance background – including our highly experienced operators. As a result, it is a unique learning environment that encourages you to think differently and significantly broadens your tool kit of knowledge.”

– Sarah Varghese

“At MGC you’re a truly valued member from the get-go, regardless of background or seniority level. I’m astonished at how welcoming and encouraging the culture is here, providing for a unique learning experience – and while work is important, we certainly also know how to have fun!”

– Sebastian Greif

“It was really refreshing when I joined MiddleGround to see the genuine effort everyone in the team makes to create a positive working environment. We are always encouraged to share our thoughts on things that are going well and what we can do better. Naturally this also extends to building an inclusive culture, where diverse views are valued and a strong emphasis is placed on everyone contributing to achieving our shared goals as one team.”

– Hani Abidi

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About MiddleGround Capital

At MiddleGround Capital, we shape the future of industrial investing through collaboration, operational expertise, and a focus on long-term success, always living by our ESG tagline, “leaving the world better than we found it”.

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