Tesi: Investment Analyst Trainee, Direct Investments

Tesi is a state-owned investment company that wants to raise Finland to the front ranks of renewing economic growth by investing in venture capital and private equity funds and directly in companies. We invest profitably and responsibly, together with co-investors, to create the world’s new success stories. Our investments under management total 1.3 billion euros and an underlying portfolio of 700 companies. 

Your work 


Tesi is now looking for a full-time, fixed-term (4−5 months) Investment Analyst trainee with an analytical mindset. You will work with both of our direct investment teams that invest in tech-driven startups and internationally expanding growth companies. Please visit our website for more information about our Venture Capital and Growth & Industrial Investments teams.


Your work tasks will include market research (e.g. data collection and analysis), deal sourcing and financial modelling (e.g. valuation). You will prepare meeting materials and presentations for decision-making together with team members. You will meet with and interview our potential and current portfolio companies. 

Read more about our trainee programme: Trainee Programme is a source of inspiration and social benefit


Spirit & Guts


With us, you will operate responsibly while aiming for a beneficial social impact, profitable investments and the success of our portfolio companies and funds. We believe that responsibility is a competitive advantage for companies and a requirement for long-term success. We apply corporate responsibility at two levels: as choices made daily in our day-to-day work, and also as continuous, long-term development work. As an employer, Tesi believes in equal opportunity and that diversity empowers our people and our business. 


You have

  • Relevant university studies for example in business, engineering or similar fields

  • Analytical and business-oriented mindset with hands-on attitude

  • Interest in the Finnish economy and private equity

  • Strong skills in Excel and PowerPoint

  • Fluent written and spoken communication skills in Finnish and English

  • We also consider previous experience from relevant positions an asset (e.g. startups, business development, strategic consulting, or investment banking)


We offer you 


  • Excellent opportunity to learn about the venture capital and private equity industry

  • Challenging and versatile projects from day one

  • Chance to gain relevant work experience and useful contacts for your future career 

  • Our trainee alumni have gone to build ambitious careers in a diverse set of positions including start-ups, private equity companies and consultancies 

  • Supportive and professional colleagues who boost your development and who are curious to hear your ideas

Got excited? Please submit your CV, application letter, and latest transcript of records by latest 27th of September here: https://apply.atalent.fi/tesi-investment-analyst-trainee-direct-investments-9-2020?utm_source=hanki&utm_medium=email?utm_campaign=studo . In this position you will be directly employed by Tesi.


For more information about the position, please contact Tesi’s Investment Associate Jan-Patrick Haikkola (040 9644527) on Thursday 17.9. at 15:00-16:00. For more information about the recruitment process, please contact aTalent’s Recruitment Manager Laura Seppä (040 557 93 89, laura.seppa[at]atalent.fi) in the following times: Wednesday 16.9. at 11.00-12.00 or Wednesday 23.9. at 09.30-10.30. 


Timetable for this recruitment process:


Monday 14.9: Application period starts

Sunday 27.9: Application period ends 

Week 40: Personal Google Meet -interviews with aTalent

October 2020: Personal interviews with Tesi

October 2020: Decisions and employment contract 

January 2021: Start date

Get In Touch

Jesper Lundkvist (President)

+358 40 505 6246

Robert von Martens (Co-Vice President)

+358 45 651 4042

Catarina Cawén (Co-Vice President)

+358 40 844 9674

board@hankinvest.org

Runebergsgatan 39 A 30

00100, Helsingfors

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