Nielen Schuman

What we do

Nielen Schuman is the premier independent Corporate Finance advisory boutique in the Benelux, committed to helping clients achieve their strategic and financial goals. We have shown consistent quality over the years, which has led to numerous successful M&A deals and recognition as being the best Debt Advisor in the Benelux for the past nine years and best M&A boutique in 2016.

We provide the full service offering covering M&A and Strategic Advisory, Capital Raising and Capital Restructuring. During the past three years alone we have completed over 200 mandates with a total value of over EUR 15 billion. Our clients are medium to large sized public and private companies, such as Rituals, Suitsupply and Talpa, individual shareholders, management teams and (inter)national private equity firms, such as Alpha, HG Capital, Goldman Sachs, Egeria and NPM Capital.

 Who we are

At Nielen Schuman we are always curious to meet ambitious talents. By joining us you will become part of a team of over 30 professionals, with backgrounds in corporate finance, investment banking and leverage finance. Our team consists of professionals that work hard to give their clients the best, who are ambitious, driven and successful in what they do.

Being the biggest and premier independent Corporate Finance boutique allows you to work on a lot of interesting deals in an environment with the right structures in place to support you in becoming the best professional you can be. Yet having a relatively small team and short communication lines allows us to foster a culture where everyone gets a chance to take on a lot of responsibility, speak their mind, bring new ideas to the table and help the business grow as a respected member of the team.

With us you will learn, develop and make a difference in an ambitious and entrepreneurial, fun and fulfilling environment.

Your career

Because of our continued growth we are looking for people who want to join our team as an intern or analyst. Following an internship or starting your career at Nielen Schuman means working in an organization that actively invests in you. Our goal is to help you become the best professional you can be.

Internship: During an internship Nielen Schuman offers you the opportunity to immediately integrate into the team and gain valuable experience in the various aspects of Corporate Finance. You will be staffed as a full member of the team and will be involved in different phases of deal transactions, from deal origination, valuation, due diligence, negotiation to closing. During three months you will touch base with every aspect of the corporate finance process.

Analyst positions: We offer you the opportunity to develop into a full-fledged Corporate Finance professional. As an analyst you will have direct influence and responsibility in deal teams, day-to-day involvement in all deal aspects and frequent and direct client contact. You will be responsible for valuation analyses, company and market analyses and client presentations. You will be working in an inspiring work environment with a team consisting of highly experienced seniors and a group of capable and ambitious associates and analysts ready to teach you all the tricks of the trade.

Interested? We have positions available throughout the year. Take a look at and apply. For questions please contact Lisette Andriesse via email at or call at +31 (0)20 723 91 00.


Nielen Schuman Amsterdam, Nederland
okt 31, 2019
What will you do? Working as an intern at Nielen Schuman means you will be actively involved in a variety of deals as a worthy member of the team, getting a good overview of what happens in a deal from origination, valuation, due diligence, negotiation to closing. You will be working in small teams with people from all layers of the organization and will have a buddy who actively helps you develop, therefor enabling, a steep learning curve.   On a day to day basis you will be: - Performing market, industry and company specific analyses; - Making rapports and presentations for clients; - Translating company and market information into financial models and valuation data, resulting in high quality advise for our clients; - Conducting valuations and other financial analyses. Where will you do this? Being an intern at Nielen Schuman means you will become part of the premier independent Corporate Finance advisory boutique in the Benelux. We are actively involved in around 30 deals per year in the Dutch and Belgian mid-market, working on deals ranging EUR 50m – 750m. Our expertise is in Buy & Sell side, M&A and Debt Advisory for both private equity and strategic parties. If you are looking for an environment where people are entrepreneurial and work hard to give their clients the best, who constantly seek to improve themselves and help others develop too, and do this in a close and fun team, then this will be the right environment for you. What will you need? To be successful during your internship we ask that you are self-starting and hands-on. You have a clear drive, are eager to learn and have strong communication skills. You are a good team player who looks at problems creatively. Other than that we ask that you: - Are a bachelor 3 or master student - Have distinctive academic results as well as extra-curricular activities - Have a good command of verbal and written Dutch and English - Possess strong quantitative, analytical, and project management skills The standard period for an internship is three months. Interested? We have positions available throughout the year. Apply through the apply button!