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Looking for Investment Professionals at CORDET in London or Stockholm

Looking for Investment Professionals at CORDET in London or Stockholm

Investment Professionals at CORDET in London or Stockholm 

About the role:

To support CORDET’s growing direct lending activities, we are currently looking for highly motivated professionals to join our Investment Team based in London and Stockholm. The position as Investment Professional at CORDET will appeal to ambitious individuals interested in pursuing a career in private debt at one of the fastest growing Northern European Fund Managers. Investment Professionals at CORDET get exposure to all phases of the investment process from origination, credit analysis, and execution of new debt investment opportunities to subsequent monitoring activities, working closely together with management teams, private equity sponsors, and advisers in the process. Key responsibilities include:

  • Analysis of new investment opportunities, including review of detailed due diligence materials and participation in management meetings
  • Preparation of financial models including cash flow analysis, debt sizing, and structuring
  • Preparation of investment committee memos
  • Monthly monitoring activities with regard to existing portfolio companies


Your profile:
An analytical mindset, strong business acumen, as well as exceptional interpersonal skills are of critical importance. Successful candidates further have:

  • 1-3 years of relevant experience from prior roles in Leveraged Finance, Private Equity, M&A Advisory, Management Consulting, Transaction Advisory Services (with a focus on Restructuring, FDD, or CDD), or similar
  • Relevant Bachelor’s or Master’s degree
  • Strong grasp of numbers, financial statements, and corporate finance concepts
  • Strong communication skills
  • Advanced MS Excel modelling, MS PowerPoint, and MS Word skills
  • Self-motivated, entrepreneurial, and able to work effectively in a fast-moving environment
  • Team player
  • Fluency in English and preferably in one additional local language of our key markets (UK & Ireland, Nordics, DACH, Benelux 

About CORDET:
Currently investing from our second Fund and with offices in London, Stockholm, and Luxembourg, CORDET is an alternative credit investor that provides bespoke and scalable financing solutions to smaller mid-market companies in Northern Europe. Since inception, CORDET has committed and arranged gross debt capital of >€1.0bn with a primary focus on resilient businesses that generate between €2-15 million in EBITDA and are based in the UK, Ireland, the Nordics, DACH, or Benelux. CORDET’s portfolio companies are often leaders in their respective market niches and benefit from mega trends, such as technological change, climate change, or the ageing population. Most of our financings are event-driven for acquisitions, add-ons, other growth plans, or refinancings. Structure and terms are tailored to the specific needs of borrowers with a flexible approach as the requirements of businesses may change over time. CORDET aspires to act as a trusted, long-term partner, and is committed to enabling transformational growth for the companies we invest in. For example, we frequently provide follow-on capital to support the growth initiatives of our portfolio companies, be it through acquisitions or organic expansion plans. Furthermore, CORDET has a strong commitment to Responsible Investment which we believe is instrumental for long-term value creation. Please read more about CORDET and our ambitions in our latest Responsible Investment report which can be found on our website under tab “Responsibility”.

If this sounds interesting, please send a short email outlining your motivation with your CV attached to careers@cordet.com. We look forward to receiving your application!

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CORDET Investment Professionals.pdf