Private Equity Internship
Join our Summer Internship Program
May/June - August
Minimum 12 week commitment
Private Equity Intern Position
SFA accepts a limited number of undergraduate students per year into our exclusive summer Private Equity Internship program.
Interns shadow and learn from SFA's entrepreneurs at every stage of the search process: research, outreach, business model evaluation, and company due diligence. This comprehensive experience gives interns insight into a variety of industries and companies. In addition, SFA organizes frequent workshops and events to increase interns' exposure to innovative business ideas and enhance their professional skills.
Our Private Equity Intern alumni have continued their careers at outstanding investment banks, investment firms and consulting firms such as Goldman Sachs, Bain Capital, and McKinsey & Co. Six of our interns have graduated and joined Search Fund Accelerator as full-time ETA Fellows.
Interns learn how to:
Identify and evaluate industries of interest and potential acquisition targets
Conduct due diligence on acquisition targets
Analyze financial statements, business models, and other information in Confidential Information Memoranda
Undergraduate student approved to receive course credit for the internship
Strong Analytical abilities and attention to detail
Excellent English communication skills, both written and oral
Majoring in Economics, Finance, or a related subject