Investment Intern

Gaia Capital is recruiting a person (M/F) for a six-month internship based in Berlin starting in Sep / Oct 2021.

About Gaia Capital Partners

Gaia Capital Partners is a technology growth equity fund launched in 2018 based in Paris and in Berlin. We partner with the next generation of European digital scale-ups and help them build leadership positions in a sustainable way.

We are a young, complementary, gender-equal, and diverse team with entrepreneurial and finance backgrounds. We build bridges between venture, private and public markets.

We are sparring partners for innovative entrepreneurs who are working to transform our world for the better. So far, we partnered with 6 technology companies: Aircall (a cloud telephony software), GetAccept (a sales enablement software), gohenry (a mobile neobank for kids), Welcome to the Jungle (a digital workplace platform), Yubo (a social discovery mobile application), and Epsor (an employee savings and retirement solution).

We partner with and look for technology companies across a large spectrum of industries and business models. Our typical investment range is €5m to €30m, from series B to post-IPO investments. We incorporate Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) topics into our investment process and throughout the monitoring of our portfolio.

Mission description:

Based in Berlin, the intern will be part of the investment team and will be supervised by 6 investors in Paris and in Berlin. She or he will be fully involved in all steps of the investment process.

Key contributions include:

Sourcing: in-depth analysis of targeted sectors or geographies to identify potential new investment opportunities. Participation in industry forums and tech-related events.

Assistance in the investment process: market review, work with industry experts, financial analysis and modeling, participation in meetings with companies, advisors, and partners, preparation of investment memos for Investment Committee.

Preparation of weekly meetings: deal flow review, new investment opportunities, and presentation of analyses carried out.

Portfolio support: work with and help support the entrepreneurs and teams of our portfolio companies.

Profile we are looking for:

At least one internship experience in finance (VC, PE, M&A …) or strategy consulting

Strong entrepreneurial mindset, curiosity to understand the technology ecosystem

Autonomy and multi-tasking

Full proficiency in English – a second language is a plus

Additional Information

Start date: Sep / Oct 2021
Location: Rheinsberger Str. 76, 10115 Berlin, Germany & Remotely
Duration: 6 months
Apply: Send application through Smartrecruiters

Gaia Capital Partners is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive and diverse workplace, free from discrimination, where employees and candidates are treated with dignity and respect.

Gaia Capital Partners is an entrepreneurial firm dedicated to investing in the next generation of digital scale-ups. We back responsible entrepreneurs with global ambitions and help them build sustainable leadership positions. We invest in growth stage companies at the intersection of impact and technology. We create bridges between venture and public markets.

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