Houlihan Lokey (NYSE : HLI) is a global investment bank with expertise in financial restructuring, mergers & acquisitions, capital markets, valuation, and strategic consulting.
The firm serves corporations, institutions, and governments worldwide with offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, and the Asia-Pacific region.
Houlihan Lokey is ranked as the No. 1 global restructuring advisor, the No. 1 M&A advisor for all U.S. transactions, and the No.
1 global M&A fairness opinion advisor over the past 20 years, according to Thomson Reuters.
Financial Restructuring Group
Houlihan Lokey has the largest and most experienced global financial restructuring practice of any investment-banking firm, with nearly 250 professionals in offices in the United States, Europe, and Asia.
In 2018, we worked on more than 150 restructuring-related transactions on behalf of companies, their creditors and shareholders, and other constituents.
Houlihan Lokey has advised on more than 1,000 restructuring transactions, with aggregate debt claims in excess of $2.5 trillion.
Our group employs an interdisciplinary approach to engagements and is accustomed to evaluating and advising on complex, highly leveraged situations in short time frames.
We are also a recognised leader in advising on distressed M&A transactions.
The Financial Restructuring Group is expanding and we are looking for a 6-month Intern to be based in our Madrid office.
Restructuring Interns work specifically with the group, assisting with a variety of transactions, including creditor- and debtor-side restructurings and distressed mergers & acquisitions.
The group offers a unique opportunity for Interns to work on projects that provide exposure to various financial advisory and investment banking products and industries.
These services include :
Advising companies and stakeholders in out-of-court and in-court restructurings
Raising debt and equity financings
Providing distressed M&A advisory services
Advising in special situations with elements of distressed investing
Participating in complex negotiations on behalf of our client
Interns are typically members of deal teams comprising at least one managing director, vice president, associate and financial analyst.
Requirements / Qualifications
The environment at Houlihan Lokey is results-driven and entrepreneurial and, as such, rewards top performers with substantial responsibility and interaction with senior-level professionals and clients.
The following qualifications are required :
Have a strong academic track record and hold or be on track for a 2 : 1 degree in accounting, economics and or finance
Top academic performer and a quick learner capable of performing in an unstructured environment
A demonstrated interest in Restructuring
Prior investment banking internship experience (M&A or an Industry team), Leverage Finance or Restructuring is desirable, but not essential
Have an understanding of valuation theory, methodologies and applications
Strong quantitative, financial and analytical skills
Strong LBO and DCF modelling skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Spanish and English
Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment
An exceptional strong work ethic
The candidate must be motivated and have the ability to work cooperatively with all levels of staff in a rapidly changing, demanding, but ultimately rewarding environment.