Private Equity Associate


Los Angeles CA


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Job ID: EB-4194953647
Category: Private Equity
Location: Los Angeles, CA

Title: Private Equity Associate – Services
Location: Los Angeles
Start Date: Near-term/Q1

We are working with a private equity fund backed by a prominent family with offices in Paris and Los Angeles. Currently investing out of a $500 mm vehicle, the firm invests $40-50 million equity tickets with a long-term mindset across healthcare services, business services, and consumer services businesses in North America.
The US team seeks to add an Associate to the Los Angeles office for a near-term/Q1 start.


  • As a core member of the Los Angeles-based investment team, you will be responsible for:
  • Screening and analysis of new investment opportunities
  • Autonomous research on potential targets, markets, shareholders, and management
  • Conducting intensive due diligence on company financials and data
  • Building detailed operating and LBO models to forecast future performance and returns
  • Drafting of comprehensive investment memorandum for presentation to the Investment and Strategic Committees
  • Monitoring of current portfolio companies alongside investment partners and stakeholders

Ideal Profile

  • 2-3 years of investment banking experience or private equity experience
  • Excellent academic background from a leading university
  • Strong financial modeling/valuation and analytical skills
  • Sophisticated communication and interpersonal prowess
  • Deep intellectual curiosity for a variety of industries

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The Private Equity & Corporate Finance practice conducts searches for leading private equity firms, portfolio companies, investment banks, and fortune companies across the nation. Some examples of searches include the following:

  • Pre and Post MBA private equity deal team professionals
  • Private equity portfolio company C-level through Manager finance and operations
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