Glendower Capital is a private equity firm focused on secondary investing in private equity funds and companies, and currently managing and advising c.$8 billion in aggregate capital commitments. It is led by its founding partners, who have worked together for over 18 years. The firm has a seasoned international team of over 55 professionals, including 28 on its investment team. Glendower is one global firm operating in two financial hubs – headquartered in London with a New York office.
In September 2021, Glendower was pleased to announce that it had entered into a strategic merger agreement with CVC Capital Partners. Glendower Capital’s secondaries platform represents a strong complement to CVC’s existing family of private equity and credit strategies. CVC is a leading private equity and investment advisory firm with a network of 25 offices throughout Europe, Asia, and the US.
The secondary market is an exciting place to start a career in private equity; it is rapidly growing, allowing students who are analytical and entrepreneurial to build a successful career and develop their knowledge of investing.
Upon joining the firm, Analysts will first undergo a formal training programme specifically designed to further their technical skill set, which will be supplemented with hands-on support from the team. The flat structure at Glendower encourages Analysts to take responsibility from the start. You’ll be working as a generalist in lean deal teams across all transaction types, and be encouraged to analyse and present new investment opportunities in a meaningful way. The Analyst Programme offers the opportunity to learn from leaders in the industry and contribute to the entrepreneurial culture and future growth of Glendower Capital, with the potential to spend time in the firm’s New York office as well.
Who are we looking for?
• On track for a 2:1 degree or above
• Genuine curiosity, interest and knowledge of private equity or investing
• Previous experience within financial services (formal or informal) is helpful but not required
• Foreign languages preferable but not required
• Well-rounded team player and self-motivated
|Applications open||9:00am GMT, 20 September 2021|
|Applications close||11:59pm GMT, 08 November 2021|
|Disciplines accepted||Any degree accepted (2:1 minimum)|