Private Equity Jobs of the Week: SVB, Lazard, Blackstone and Gaston are hiring


A weekly roundup of jobs in the private equity industry – from buyout shops to venture capital funds to investment banks.

Sponsored: Silicon Valley Bank is seeking to add a VP to its Sponsor Finance team. This person will provide creative leveraged capital solutions to private equity clients in support of their investments, in the technology sector. The VP will have experience in leveraged finance investment banking and/or financial sponsor coverage. Apply here.

Gaston Capital is seeking a managing director for a new private equity fund that is focused on acquiring successful businesses from Baby Boomer owners who have no succession plan. Responsibilities include fundraising, sourcing deals, managing portfolio companies and moving investments toward a successful exit. Candidates should have five years of private equity experience; a master’s degree is preferred. The position is in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Lazard Asset Management is looking to hire an associate for its private capital advisory group. The hire will assist in evaluating and tracking market developments; support several transaction management teams in conducting fund due diligence; and communicate and strategize with the private equity and private credit distribution team throughout the marketing process to close investor commitments. Candidates should have a minimum of three years of experience for its primary private equity and private credit fundraising business. The position is in New York City.

Blackstone is on the hunt for a 2019 summer senior associate, private equity. Associates are involved in transaction due diligence, valuation analysis and the negotiating of contracts and other agreements. Candidates must be currently enrolled as an MBA student; anticipated graduation date should be Spring 2020; resume must include expected graduation month/year and be in PDF format. The position is in New York City.