Mutares actively supports and develops its portfolio companies with its own investment and expert teams as well as through strategic add-on acquisitions. The objective is to achieve a significant increase in value with a focus on sustainable growth of the portfolio company.

Intern Private Equity Munich (m/f/d)

Full Time
Munich, Germany
November 09, 2023

Mutares SE & Co. KGaA, Munich (www.mutares.com), as a listed private equity holding company, acquires medium-sized companies in special situations, based in Europe, which show significant operational improvement potential and are sold again after undergoing a repositioning and stabilization process. Mutares actively support its portfolio companies with its own investment and consulting teams and through strategic add-on acquisitions. The focus is on companies with revenues of EUR 100 million to EUR 750 million from the following segments: Automotive & Mobility, Engineering & Technology, Goods & Services and Retail & Food. The aim is to achieve a clear value increase with a focus on sustainable, long-term growth of the portfolio company.

To support the strong development of our Munich office, we are looking for an intern (m/f/d) to join our M&A team in Munich, Germany, starting in March 2024 for a period of 4 to 6 months.

Your Tasks

As an intern, you will support the existing investment team with the following tasks:

  • Analyses of teasers and investment memoranda to identify suitable Mutares acquisitions.
  • Assisting with financial modelling:
    • Set up financial reports on a monthly basis
    • Integration of assumptions to reflect the restructuring strategy
    • Normalisation of working capital
    • Analyses of debt and net debt items
    • Prepare valuations to determine true enterprise value
  • Support due diligence:
    • Analyses of virtual data rooms
    • Critical thinking to identify areas of risk
    • Q&A preparation for expert calls
  • Support in the preparation of offer documents
  • Support in document preparation for potential exit transactions
Your Profile
  • At least a Tier 1 Bachelor's degree in economics (ideally with a specialisation in finance)
  • Several completed internships, including experience in investment banking/M&A
  • Excellent language skills in German and English
  • Confident handling of MS Office applications (esp. Excel and Power Point)
  • Team player & hands-on, independent thinking
What Mutares offers
  • Working as part of a highly motivated, international, committed and agile team that enjoys working together
  • Exciting working environment with changing challenges and tasks for a continuous personal and professional development
  • Intensive on-boarding phase in a collegial environment
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