Position: Private Equity Investment Associate
Location: Stamford, CT
A leading and highly regarded private equity firm with $10 billion AUM specializing in distressed and special situation investments is seeking a talented and highly motivated Private Equity Associate to join their Originations team. The candidate will play a crucial role in identifying, evaluating, and executing investment opportunities.
- Conduct in-depth market and industry research to identify potential investment opportunities.
- Collaborate with the deal team to evaluate prospective investment's feasibility and financial viability.
- Assist in due diligence processes, including financial modeling, valuation, and risk assessment.
- Prepare investment memos and presentations for internal and external stakeholders.
- Bachelor's degree in finance, business, or a related field; MBA or CFA a plus.
- 1-5 years of relevant experience in private equity, investment banking, or management consulting.
- Strong financial modeling and analytical skills.
- Excellent communication and presentation abilities.
- Ability to work effectively in a dynamic and collaborative team environment.
- Strong work ethic and a commitment to excellence.