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Investment Analyst / Associate in Private Equity

  • antwerp, Vlaams Gewest, Belgium

Job description

Investment Analyst / Associate in Private Equity

Company: Fortino Capital

Office location: Antwerp, Belgium

Team: Private Equity (not Venture Capital)

Salary: Competitive

The Opportunity:

We are seeking a motivated individual to join our Private Equity team as an Analyst/Associate. 

The ideal candidate will have affinity with B2B software, strong analytical skills, a solid understanding of financial modelling, and the ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.

As an Investment Associate, you will work across all phases of the PE investment process: sourcing, due diligence, deal structuring, value creation, portfolio management, and exit. 

From day one, you'll be a member of the investment team and play an active role in the origination of new investment opportunities, assist in deal execution, follow-up portfolio companies, and actively engage with management teams. We expect you to build out a relevant network in B2B SaaS, develop domain knowledge, and become a Fortino ambassador in our ecosystem.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Investment Analysis: Conduct thorough due diligence on potential investment opportunities, including market research, competitive analysis, and financial statement review.
  • Financial Modelling: Build and maintain detailed financial models to support investment decisions and portfolio management.
  • Deal Execution: Assist in the execution of transactions, including drafting investment memos, coordinating with external advisors, and participating in negotiations.
  • Portfolio Management: Monitor portfolio companies, track financial and operational performance, and assist in strategic initiatives to drive value creation.
  • Reporting: Prepare regular reports and presentations for internal stakeholders and external investors, summarizing investment performance and key developments.
  • Market Research: Stay informed about industry trends, market conditions, and competitor activities to identify potential investment opportunities.
  • Team Collaboration: Work closely with team members and portfolio companies to ensure seamless execution of investment strategies.

Job requirements


  • Education: Master degree in Finance, Economics, Business, or a related field.
  • Experience: 2-4 years of experience in strategy consulting, investment banking, private equity, or a related field (such as software).

Attributes of the ideal candidate:

  • Strong work ethic and commitment to excellence.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • High level of integrity and professionalism.
  • Commitment to continuous learning and personal development.


  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Problem solver and strategic thinker.
  • High attention to detail and strong organizational skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills, with proficiency in financial modelling and valuation techniques. Proficiency in Microsoft Office.


  • Competitive salary and performance-based bonus.
  • Comes with additional employee benefits
  • Excellent environment with direct deal exposure to further develop the professional.
  • Collaborative and inclusive work environment.

About Fortino Capital:

Fortino is a leading B2B software venture capital and growth equity firm with offices in Antwerp, Amsterdam and Munich. We leverage our international network, C-level, and entrepreneurial experience to help European SaaS companies scale faster and more sustainably than the competition.

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Fortino Capital is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.