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Private Equity
2nd Year Associate

Good
4.5
5Sessions Completed
  • Private Equity Associate in the Merchant Banking Division of a large bank (mid-cap targets, generalist, EMEA focus), with experience across the capital structure in debt and structured investments/mezzanine in addition to private equity.
  • Previously spent 2 years at a BB in their TMT team, working for large corporates as well as PE funds, including: KKR, BC Partners and HgCapital. Main focus on software and telecommunications.
  • Have participated in the recruiting process (CV review, interviews) both at BB and PE fund.
  • Actively provide mentorship advice and resume / cover letter review to students from my university.

Expertise

  • Investment Banking
  • Private Equity

About the mentor

  • Sciences Po
  • London
  • Paris

Reviews for this mentor

February 7, 2021

I don't even know from where to begin to thank you for all the great advice, help, support, and of course stitching together what I can only describe as being outstanding work. I'm quite certain I wouldn't have been able to synthesize so much information in one page without your help and guidance.

December 24, 2020

I was very lucky with this mentor. His approach to the session was clear and structured. I really liked that he understood my situation from the beginning and set the goals I should reach in an organized way. Regarding the feedback, he gave me the answers I was looking for and we agreed to work on future sessions. Something that I liked very much was that he was direct with the answers and after reviewing my CV he told me what my weaknesses were and what my strengths were and how to exploit them in the recruitment processes. I would always recommend this mentor as his answers are clear and straightforward.

December 23, 2020

Thank you for the final version. I am very happy with both the cover letter and the CV.  I like the structure and the wording.

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