Tech M&A Prestigous tech boutique -NY or SF

The Harrison Rush Group - New York, NY

Job Title: Associate, Investment Banking - Technology Mergers and Acquisitions

Job Summary: As an Associate in the Investment Banking division, specializing in Technology Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A), you will play a critical role in advising clients on strategic transactions within the technology sector. You will work closely with senior team members to execute M&A deals, conduct financial analyses, perform due diligence, and support the overall deal process. This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated individual with strong analytical skills, a deep understanding of the technology industry, and a passion for investment banking.


  1. Deal Execution: Support senior team members in executing M&A transactions, including preparing financial models, conducting valuation analyses, and assisting with the due diligence process.
  2. Financial Analysis: Perform in-depth financial analysis, including financial statement modeling, company valuation, and comparable company/transaction analysis, to assess the financial performance and potential of target companies.
  3. Market Research: Conduct comprehensive market and industry research to identify potential acquisition targets, evaluate market trends, and provide strategic insights to clients.
  4. Due Diligence: Assist in conducting due diligence investigations to evaluate the operational, financial, and legal aspects of target companies, working closely with internal and external stakeholders.
  5. Presentation and Documentation: Prepare presentations, pitch books, and other client-facing materials to effectively communicate findings, recommendations, and transaction updates to clients and internal stakeholders.
  6. Relationship Building: Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients, investors, legal advisors, and other relevant parties to facilitate deal execution and business development opportunities.
  7. Team Collaboration: Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including legal, compliance, and other internal departments, to ensure seamless deal execution and adherence to regulatory requirements.
  8. Industry Knowledge: Stay updated on industry trends, market dynamics, and regulatory changes affecting the technology sector to provide valuable insights and recommendations to clients.


  1. Education: Bachelor's degree in Finance, Economics, Business, or a related field. An MBA or other relevant advanced degree is a plus.
  2. Experience: Prior experience (3-5 years) in investment banking, specifically within M&A or technology-focused transactions. Experience with financial modeling, valuation techniques, and due diligence is highly desirable.
  3. Technical Skills: Proficiency in financial modeling and valuation techniques, including proficiency in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and other relevant software. Knowledge of financial databases (e.g., Bloomberg, Capital IQ) is advantageous.
  4. Analytical Skills: Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with the ability to dissect complex financial data, perform quantitative analysis, and draw meaningful insights.
  5. Industry Knowledge: In-depth understanding of the technology sector, including key industry trends, major players, and competitive landscape. Familiarity with sub-sectors such as software, internet, cybersecurity, and IT services is preferred.
  6. Communication Skills: Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to articulate complex financial concepts in a clear and concise manner. Strong presentation skills are essential.
  7. Team Player: Proven ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment, managing multiple priorities and meeting tight deadlines while maintaining a high level of attention to detail.
  8. Professionalism: Demonstrated professionalism, integrity, and a strong work ethic. Ability to handle confidential information with discretion.

Posted On: Friday, June 16, 2023

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