Private Equity Internship

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Private Equity Internship, with full-time hire possibility afterward

Active Capital Company, Amsterdam

January 2024

Let’s have a chat about this job.

What will you get?

Nice to have

What will you do?

What will you get?

  • Chance to work on both deal and portfolio tasks;

  • Exposure to management teams of portfolio companies and/or potential investments;

  • Steep learning curve thanks to high degree of responsibility;

  • Fun work environment with nice Friday afternoon drinks on our boat;

  • Above market standard internship remuneration.

Nice to have

You have finance/strategic internship experience;

You have shown interest in finance and passion for SME businesses (especially if you have a more technical background);

You have an entrepreneurial mindset and may have (had) your own business;

You have good academic results;

You are a team player.

What will you do?

  • Working on M&A transactions (both platform and/or add-on);

  • Helping in financial and/or strategic projects for portfolio companies.

The vacancy

The internship at ACC will be four months and you will be with one other intern at the Amsterdam office (in Munich there are two interns as well). You will be a full member of the ACC team and participate in various projects. ACC’s employees are ambitious, but there is also lots of room for fun.

The team will support you with your (personal) development. Weekly calls with your supervisor are there to help you with planning and projects. Aside from continuous on-the-job feedback, two more formal feedback moments are planned during your internship.

Employee Active Capital Company
Employee Active Capital Company
Employee Active Capital Company

“The ACC internship gives you the unique opportunity to become part of their entrepreneurial and welcoming team. Bringing you into multiple aspects of private equity with high responsibility, and the right amount of guidance. For me, the experience was a meaningful stepping stone in my career.”

-Sofie Visser

“The learning curve has been steep, as interns are empowered, and responsibilities are not limited to seniority but instead formed by capability and curiosity”

-Constantijn van Wandelen

Employee Active Capital Company

“The culture is unique, you as a person, your ideas and your input are valued and you are a full member of the team from day one”

-Amanda de Wit

Application process

Working at Active Capital Company

Active Capital Company is a truly hands-on investment firm with three values at its core: entrepreneurship, passion, and result. The company invests in technical sectors like manufacturing, wholesale, or business services. The deal team and portfolio team are separated from the manager level onwards based on interest, expertise, and background. The portfolio team is in contact with the companies on an (almost) daily basis. ACC has an open culture with room for everybody to speak up and take initiative. The team has grown rapidly over the last years and is based in offices in Amsterdam or Munich.

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