VC Internship @ LeadX Capital Partners in Munich, Germany

LeadX Capital Partners supports fast-growing, digitalization-focused products and solutions targeting the hospitality-, retail- and food-tech sectors. Over the last two years, LeadX has become one of the largest investors in these areas with a portfolio of over 60 investments. In addition to supporting entrepreneurs developing market leading companies thanks to a European team of professional investors with over 85 years investment experience, LeadX aims to generate value through lead generation partnerships as well as access to the METRO companies. LeadX has a stage-agnostic[1], flexible investment approach and typically invests €5-30m per company. LeadX Capital Partners is affiliated to Hospitality Digital. Learn more at

Description of the Role:

Responsibilities of the candidate will include (but will not necessarily be limited to):

·      Researching new investment themes and developing industry expertise;

·      Identifying relevant segments and initiating contact with target companies;

·      Assisting in due diligence and managing related service providers;

·      Carrying out financial modelling relating to business and transactional matters;

·      Preparing presentation materials related to current / new transactions and portfolio reporting;

·      Supporting in the legal negotiations of new or follow-ons investments;

This is an opportunity to gain experience in working with a leading firm at the vanguard of capital deployment within the digitalisation of the hospitality, retail and food sectors. 

Whilst the intention is to take the candidate on as an intern, a permanent Analyst role may be offered to the candidate at the completion of the Internship.

Key Competencies and Qualifications Include:

·      Last year of studies or recent graduate (masters and/or bachelors degree)

·      First-class economics, business, management or science/engineering education; 

·      Prior internship experience in investment, consulting, banking or related activities;

·      Financially numerate with excellent communications skills;

·      Ready knowledge of Microsoft Office and financial modelling skills;

·      Genuine and demonstrable experience and interest in focus sectors;

·      Desire and interest to work with entrepreneurs and in venture and growth capital;

·      Self-starter, prepared to work under own initiative;

·      English and German language skills necessary; French skills a plus;

·      Munich-based with some travel requirements

For those who would like to apply please send a resume and a covering letter to:

James Hook: Partner, LeadX Capital Partners E-Mail:

Frederic Le Brun, Partner, LeadX Capital Partners, E-Mail:

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