Rabo Investments – Intern – Private Equity

Rabo Investments – Intern – Private Equity

Imagine investing in SME and larger companies in Food & Agri, Healthcare and Sustainability, contributing to Rabobank’s key strategic pillars, and creating impact.  You will help to make it happen. Especially because, as our Intern, you will assist in originating and executing new equity investments that are visible and essential for the Rabobank Group. We are a hands-on investor and you will be part of a non-hierarchical diverse team, full of energy and ambition where teamplay and helping each other out to make the next step is essential.

You and your job
RI is the captive investment arm of Rabobank. RI consists of around 40 investment professionals and it is one of the growth initiatives within Rabobank, with the goal to rapidly increase our ca. EUR 2bn of assets under management. We invest in innovative growth companies and funds around the world, that are active in transitions Food & Agri, Sustainability, Health Care and Fintech.

As our Intern Private Equity, you will work closely alongside our teams that focus on the Dutch market, gaining experience in direct equity transactions. You will mainly assist in originating and executing new investments in de Benelux markets. In addition you will assist our deal teams in the portfolio management phase, working on value creation plans and buy & build opportunities.


  • Be part of the deal team, assisting in origination and execution of new transactions

  • Assist in portfolio management by preparing relevant materials and analysis

  • Help to develop quick scans and investment proposals to be put forward to the Investment Committee

  • Conducting strategic/market studies, sector deep dives and target identification

Facts & Figures

  • Working in a team with ~40 colleagues

  • Become part of a large investment firm, with over EUR 2bn of assets under management

  • Join a team with a successful portfolio, including the likes of JOZ, Koppert Cress, Havatec, GreenMo and Selo

Together we achieve more than alone
Collaboration is at the heart of everything we do. Our Rabo Investments team brings talented people together to make a difference for all the companies we invest in. We provide equity and risk-bearing capital, but seek to add value in a broader sense, truly helping our companies to grow in a sustainable way.

Rabo Investments is part of Rabobank, a cooperative Dutch bank that operates in 38 countries with over 9,500,000 customers. Together with these customers, our members and partners we stand side by side to create a world in which everyone has access to enough healthy food. In the Netherlands we work to create a country in which people are happy with how they live, work and do business. We believe in the power of difference. Bringing together people's differences is what makes us an even better bank.

You and your talent

  • Fluent in Dutch language (due to Dutch client portfolio)

  • Working level or 3rd or 4th year of university in Netherlands/Europe, preferably with a background in finance/economics, engineering or quantitative studies

  • Strong modelling, structuring and financial analysis skills. Exposure/affinity to Food & Agri, Sustainability or Healthcare sectors is a plus

  • Internship or working experience in VC/PE, M&A practice or strategy consulting is preferred

This is what we offer you, next to your salary & benefits

  • A PE market conform salary for an intern

  • A combination of working from home and at the office

  • Flexibility with regards to the duration but with minimum stay of 4 months

Our team is growing fast, so this vacancy has the potential to transition into a full time roll upon completion, if you exceed our expectations.

You and the job application process

Reply to the vacancy for Rabo Investments - Intern Private Equity at Rabobank with your brief motivation letter and CV.

  • Any questions about the job content? Contact Astrid van der Zanden, Analyst via fm.nl.rabocorporateinvestments@rabobank.com;

  • Any questions about working at Rabobank and the process? Contact Lieke Averes, Recruiter, via Lieke.averes@rabobank.nl

  • You can find answers to the most frequently asked questions on rabobank.jobs/en/faq.

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Rabo Investments – Intern – Private Equity

Type contract Stage
Vakgebied Corporate banking
Locatie Utrecht (Nederland)
Werkplek Hybride
Referentienummer JR_00073042
Publicatiedatum 11 januari 2023



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