• Published on
    17 November 2020
  • Brussels
  • Temps plein
  • D’Ieteren Auto
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nternship description
D’Ieteren is looking for a top-performing master student for a 4 to 6 months internship to be part of the investment team. The investment team is responsible for sourcing and analysing prospective investment opportunities, deal execution as well as monitoring the development of portfolio companies.

About D’Ieteren
D’Ieteren Group is a family-controlled investment company (market capitalization of c. €2.4bn as of September 2019) that seeks to invest into a handful of platform companies with a long-term focus. We target to deploy large amount of capital (equity ticket of min. c.€300m) into each platform across different sectors and strive to accompany the development of each of our companies over the long term. To date, D’Ieteren Group has sizeable liquidities (€1bn+) to invest and currently has four activities:
1. D’Ieteren Auto (100% owned) – the historic family business and exclusive importer and distributor of VW Group vehicles in Belgium
2. Belron (54% owned, together with CD&R ) – the worldwide leader in vehicle glass repair and replacement
3. Moleskine (100% owned), a premium and aspirational lifestyle brand that develops and sells iconic branded notebooks and writing, travel and reading accessories
4. D’Ieteren Immo (100% owned) – the real estate arm, which actively develops and manages the real estate portfolio of D’Ieteren

Position description
- Conduct sector / market studies and market screenings to identify attractive companies
- Analyze potential investment opportunities (company and market research, financial and valuation analysis, etc.)
- Assist the team on ongoing/live situations (commercial and financial due diligence, modelling, etc.)
- Support the team on portfolio management (M&A analysis, company strategy analysis, etc.)

- Master’s student or early graduate in business/finance/engineering with excellent results
- Strong analytical and quantitative skills with proficiency in financial modelling (Excel) and Powerpoint
- Proactive attitude, deep sense of ownership and interest for private equity/ investment
- Fluency in English, knowledge of other languages is a plus
- Prior consulting/ banking experience is a plus

What we offer
- Great exposure to experienced investment professionals and executive committee
- Mentorship and reviews
- Compensation package in line with industry standards

Practical details
- Location: Brussels
- Start date: Flexible
- Duration: min. 4 months – ideally 6 months+

We are looking forward to meeting you.
If you are interested, please submit your CV via email to marine.ver.hulst@dieteren.be