Associate Private Equity - Fund Investments

APG Asset Management is searching for an Associate to join the Global Private Equity team in Amsterdam.

40-40 uur
Jaren ervaring
1 - 2

Dit wordt je functie

Job description
As an Associate, you will collaborate closely with a Senior Portfolio Manager, playing an essential role in the execution of primary fund commitments. Your insights and analyses will be key in assessing new investment opportunities, as well as in monitoring our European portfolio. In addition to this, you will have the unique opportunity to build your own network of private equity professionals, while also collaborating closely with colleagues on projects in topics such as Sustainability.

You will join one of the largest and most influential private equity programs globally. The Funds Underwriting team not only works in close collaboration with team members in New York and Hong Kong, but also with the rest of the Global Private Equity team, including the dedicated Co-Investments, Secondaries, Fund of Funds & Analytics and Mid-Office teams.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Perform analyses to assist in the selection process of appropriate fund investment opportunities, including relative assessments of strategy, organization, track record and terms;
  • Support Portfolio Managers in the APG decision-making process, including involvement in the due diligence processes and the preparation of investment proposals;
  • Monitor performance of fund commitments and underlying portfolio companies, including providing support in the internal fund review process and related reporting activities;
  • Develop a network with peer professionals in the private equity industry;
  • Contribute to the aspirations of APG to continue being a global leader in responsible investing;
  • And contribute to digitalization efforts within the team.

About APG
APG is the largest pension provider in the Netherlands and manages the pension assets of approximately 4.8 million participants. APG is based out of offices in Amsterdam, Heerlen, New York, and Hong Kong.

APG’s Global Private Equity team currently manages over €40 billion in assets and comprises of 47 professionals of which 36 are based in New York, 9 in Amsterdam and 2 in Hong Kong. Of the 9 in Amsterdam, 5 investment professionals currently form the Funds Underwriting team and are responsible for the execution of primary fund commitments in Europe as well as managing a portfolio of over 20 private equity managers, in close collaboration with the PE team members in the other offices.

Dit breng je mee

Job requirements
As an Associate, you are eager to learn and able to work both individually and within a team setting. You work in a structured way and have clear and effective communication and presentation skills. Furthermore, you have a genuine interest in Sustainability and good financial modelling skills. Additionally, we ask for:

  • 3 to 5 years of relevant work experience in the fields of private equity, M&A, and asset management (or relevant area of expertise);
  • A good academic record with a Master’s degree in finance, business, economics, or related fields;
  • Solid communication skills in English, including the ability to communicate effectively verbally and in written form;
  • Excellent people skills and attention to detail;
  • An interest in pursuing the CFA designation;
  • An international mindset and willingness to travel.

Hier ga je aan de slag

Working conditions
We believe that diversity promotes a broader vision and better decision-making. Engagement and respecting cultural differences contribute to our corporate objectives. Everyone is welcome to apply.
We offer you a competitive monthly salary based on a 40-hour working and attractive terms of employment with a focus on flexibility.   
  • A guaranteed year-end bonus of 8.33% 
  • Ample attention to your vitality and personal development 
  • Hybrid working: at home and in our new Amsterdam office 
  • And of course a well-organized pension.  

Choosing APG means choosing a job in which you contribute to a bright future. Don’t delay, apply today! 

Door de ogen van onze Vermogensbeheer collega's

De groei die ik nu al bij mezelf zie, zie ik in de toekomst alleen nog maar toenemen.

Lieke van der Horst


Elke klant heeft een eigen ritme en beleggingsideeën

Anna Szymkiewicz

Business manager fiduciair management

Het geeft voldoening dat het geld naar Nederlandse gezinnen gaat

Milo Volniansky

Quant trader

Ik zie Vermogensbeheer bij APG als een kennisbibliotheek met hoogopgeleide collega's.

Julian Steenman

Quant trainee

Meer informatie

More information? Please contact recruiter Roy Tholen, or Carlos García Rivas at, who can tell you more about the specific position.

Ik help je graag verder

Roy Tholen

Corporate recruiter

Solliciteren? Dat gaat zo.

Laat jezelf aan ons zien

Online sollicitatie

Ons team bekijkt je sollicitatie


Kijken of er een match is (evt. na een case of test)


Welkom, nieuwe collega!

Aan de slag