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Some about HV.

HV Capital is one of the leading early-stage and growth investors in Europe. With a deep track record of spotting European technology winners, including the first generation of German billion-dollar businesses, and new disruptors like Flixbus, Enpal, SumUp and Isar Aerospace, HV Capital is continuously looking for the next generation of disruptors from every industry, including FinTech, SaaS, climate tech, and consumer goods. HV Capital has invested in around 225 internet and technology companies, supporting startups with ticket sizes ranging from €500,000 to €60 million, and is one of the few venture capital firms in Europe that can finance startups through all growth phases. With offices in Munich and Berlin, HV Capital has a team of more than 40 investment and operations professionals that provide a variety of perspectives and expertise across the venture capital landscape. As of 1 May 2023, HV Capital has €2.7bn assets under management (AUM). 

Join Our Investment Internship

Don't miss out on the opportunity to apply for our internship program and gain valuable experience in the VC investment industry.

You'll have the chance to work closely with our growth investment team, contribute to real-life deals, and develop a solid understanding of the financial markets.

This is your chance to learn, grow, and kickstart your career in investment.

Our team consists of more than 50 experts in investment, law, finance, and platform operations. Some of us have more than 20 years of experience in venture capital, making our team diverse and accomplished.

What we are looking for

We highly value diversity and a deep intellectual curiosity. What defines you most is your ambition and resilience, as we appreciate individuals who aren't afraid to step out of their comfort zone and strive for excellence.

While academic accomplishments are important, we also recognize the power of financial aptitude that extends beyond degrees. Your analytical thinking, attention to detail, and appetite for learning are all desirable qualities that make you an ideal candidate. We understand that work experience is valuable, but we also recognize the potential in fresh minds. We value the ability to articulate complex data into simpler, more understandable forms. We encourage autonomy and a self-reliant working style that promotes quick productivity.

Skills You'll Acquire:

During your internship, you will have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in various activities that are essential to the world of venture capital. These activities include:

  • Identifying Potential Investments: You will learn to recognize industry trends and extract crucial company data from various sources to conduct in-depth market research.

  • Developing Analysis and Hypotheses: You will improve your financial knowledge by creating financial models, analyzing business plans, and crafting well-reasoned investment hypotheses.

  • Collaborating with Investment Managers: You will be an integral part of our deal flow, assisting in meeting preparations with potential portfolio companies and aiding in portfolio management.

  • Creating Reports and Presentations: You will acquire the skill of converting complex data into easy-to-understand presentations and reports for our investment team and management.

  • Contributing to Our Knowledge Base: Your exploration of specific topics will expand your knowledge and significantly contribute to our internal knowledge database.

Four Seasons,

Equal Opportunities.

We believe in giving everyone a fair opportunity to showcase their talents and skills, regardless of their background or experiences. To achieve this, we have divided our internship application process into four distinct periods: winter, spring, summer, and fall. Our application deadlines are strategically set to enable us to conduct a comprehensive evaluation process, which helps us identify candidates with the highest potential and who would benefit the most from the unique learning experience offered by our team.

  • For the winter internship, applications open towards the end of August, selections are finalized in September, and successful candidates can begin their journey with us in January or February.

  • Similarly, for spring (starting in April), summer (starting in July), and fall (starting in October) internships, we follow the same three-month buffer to ensure that we have enough time to evaluate every applicant thoroughly and make fair decisions.

This approach ensures that we maintain the quality of our selection process and guarantees that every aspiring intern has an equal chance to join our team.

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