Intern - Private Sector Investment Funds & Special Initiatives Div - 2306

Job Vacancy | Monday, July 18, 2022

1. INTERNSHIP TOPIC:
"Delivering Development Impact through Private Equity Fund Investments."

2. SUMMARY OF JOB DESCRIPTION:
• Develop a framework for measuring development impact in private equity funds in conjunction with PSOD’s development effectiveness team
• Market map venture capital landscape in Asia to identify up to 3 VC funds in each markets of India, PRC and
• Assist in live deal processing as required
• Southeast Asia that ADB can potentially invest in
• Assist in portfolio monitoring process to improve efficiency

3. PERIOD OF ASSIGNMENT:
• Duration: 8 weeks (with a possibility of extension)
• Timing: January 2023

4. LOCATION: ADB Headquarters, Manila, Philippines (or virtually, depending on prevailing travel restrictions)

5. EXPECTED OUTCOMES:
• Present a report on how to improve current framework for measuring development impact of ADB’s investments in PE funds; OR
• Produce a report on the venture capital and impact funds landscape in Asia, and recommend top 10 funds that ADB should support explaining the reason

Qualifications

6. EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:
Currently enrolled in a Masters or PhD program in corporate finance, accounting, MBA or related field.

7. RELEVANT EXPERIENCE AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS:
Prior private equity, investment banking or consulting experience preferred. Candidate has to be analytical, detail oriented, and able to efficiently multi-task, with strong excel/valuation and writing skills.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
Upload the following documents in the “Attachments” section of your application:
1. Curriculum vitae (CV)
2. Proof of enrollment to a Masters or PhD program. Inclusive dates should confirm that you will be enrolled during the intended period of assignment.
3. Essay in MS WORD or PDF document, maximum of 1500 words per question. (Please see essay questions below)

ESSAY QUESTIONS:
(1) Describe one example of your experience that demonstrated your interest in working in ADB.
(2) Highlight your qualifications that will help accomplish this internship assignment (e.g., coursework, research, work experience, etc.).