Gilde Healthcare Services, a lower mid-market buy-out fund focused on Benelux and Germany, is looking for a student intern that is able to support the investment team with its activities.
Gilde Healthcare is a specialized European healthcare investor managing two business lines: a private equity fund aimed at lower mid-market buy-outs and a venture & growth fund. Gilde Healthcare's private equity fund has offices in Utrecht and Frankfurt and invests in profitable European healthcare services companies with a focus on the Benelux and DACH. The portfolio consists of healthcare providers, suppliers of medical products and other service providers in the healthcare market. Gilde Healthcare's venture & growth fund invests in medtech, diagnostics, digital health and therapeutics. The portfolio companies are based in Europe and North America. Since 2001 Gilde Healthcare has raised €1 billion for its specialized funds
Gilde Healthcare differentiates itself through its deep sector knowledge in healthcare. Gilde Healthcare has a network of operational partners and advisors who are top specialists in their fields of expertise. The team believes optimal value creation in healthcare is associated with improved care at lower cost. Gilde Healthcare is actively involved in the portfolio companies. The teams provide hands-on support to its managers in designing the growth strategy and by contributing expertise in specific domains. By investing in companies with clear, achievable business models, Gilde Healthcare creates significant value for both its investors and the entrepreneurs it backs.
Given the compact investment team, the intern will have the opportunity to take an integral role in a deal team. The intern will have the opportunity to engage in many parts of the investment process, with an emphasis on the deal origination phase. Strong analytical skills, an excellent track record and an entrepreneurial spirit are therefore required. We assume fluency in English and either Dutch or German. A previous internship in corporate finance, strategy consultancy or private equity is appreciated. You will work 3 (or more) months in the city of Utrecht as member of our investment team.