ICONIQ Private Equity Analyst Internship

ICONIQ Strategic Partners: Private Equity Analyst Internship

ICONIQ Capital is a global multi‐family office with $100B+ in assets under advisement, representing the founders and senior executives of Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Uber, Pinterest, Dropbox, Airbnb, and WhatsApp, among others. ICONIQ Strategic Partners (“ISP”) is the firm’s growth equity platform which leverages these relationships to invest in the next generation of technology leaders through a dedicated $2.5B+ platform. ISP’s unique capital base is transaction size and structure agnostic, enabling a broad range of investment opportunities.

Representative deals include Adyen, Alibaba, Alteryx, Apttus, Automattic (Wordpress), BlackLine Systems, Campaign Monitor, Coupa, Datadog, Docusign, Fastly, Flipkart, GreenSky Credit, Heptagon, The Honest Company, Intercom, JD.com, kCura, Netshoes, Netskope, Nextdoor, Pluralsight, Red Ventures, Smartling, Sprinklr, SurveyMonkey, Uber, VMTurbo, Warby Parker, and Wayfair.

We are seeking full‐time interns to work closely with the investment team to research, identify and evaluate investment opportunities across software, internet, financial and infrastructure technology sectors

Responsibilities Include:

  • Research market themes and industry sectors to form investment views and identify best private companies
  • Screen and evaluate potential investment opportunities in leading growth stage companies based on market and company signals  
  • Conduct industry and product diligence through expert and customer calls
  • Build market maps and track company news to stay abreast of best private companies  

Qualifications:     College sophomores or juniors
Start Date:      10‐12 week paid internship starting in May/June 2016
Location(s):     Palo Alto or San Francisco  

Experience We Value:

  • Strong drive, work ethic and values
  • A quick learner and ability to work independently and in a team
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Critical thinking to drive excellent quantitative and qualitative analysis
  • Coursework in finance, economics, accounting; computer science, engineering or technology background a plus  
  • Passion for technology investing

Contact: Caroline Xie / caroline@iconiqcapital.com or Evan Lintz / evan@iconiqcapital.com