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Associate Level Internship 




If you have a demonstrated interest in and knowledge of private equity and/or capital markets, along with a record of academic excellence and professional drive, we encourage you to apply for an internship with 5Capital Funds Placement. You will work with our team on a diverse range of projects and activities and assist us in meeting our goals of working with and raising capital for best-in-class private equity and other alternatives managers. Our current mandates can be viewed here.


We are looking for current MBA-students who have intensity and integrity, intellectual curiosity, leadership potential, public presence and a passion for excellence. In return, we will offer you an internship with real responsibility, and the chance to deepen your skills and knowledge of private equity, venture capital and other private capital strategies. You will be engaged in live transactions and marketing projects, as well as, assisting us in the research and analysis of different funds and investors.


We are flexible in terms of the physical location of the candidate and the availability, in terms of hours per week, and there is a stipend available.


About Us

5Capital Funds Placement is an entrepreneurial firm that assists best-in-class private equity, venture capital, private debt, real assets and other alternatives funds, between $200 million and $1 billion in size, raise capital from institutional investors, including, pension funds, foundations, endowments, DFIs, SWFs, family offices and other asset managers, on a global basis.


We have a small senior-level team consisting of current/former GPs, LPs, and fundraisers located in different parts of the word. Our existing mandates include:


  • Spanish growth private equity manager, owned by one of Spain’s largest banks, raising a 200M Euro fund

  • Leading Indian infrastructure investor, raising two $250M infrastructure debt funds

  • Best-in-class US private equity fund of fund and secondary manager raising $750M

  • An established US venture capital fund of fund and secondary manager raising $800M


Additionally, we have an exceptional deal pipeline of high quality funds and receive over 50 inbound fund requests per quarter.



Duties and Accountability​

  • Carrying out of research and analysis work on investment managers, funds, and investors)

  • Carrying out sector research and analysis work

  • Screening fund managers

  • Internet research

  • Prepare LP and GP databases

  • Assist in preparing fund marketing materials, presentations, etc.

  • Assist in maintaining and updating our Website and producing sector-specific content

Selection Criteria

  • Knowledge and enthusiasm for private equity and investment management

  • Excellent written and verbal English communications skills essential. Other languages, like German, French, Mandarin, and Japanese, are a plus.

  • Ability to work independently

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office software programs, especially Excel and PowerPoint




Flexible (depending upon their relationships) in Europe, North America, Asia and Latin America.



Contact Details

+1 (917) 975 8239

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