Abdiel is based in Manhattan and manages over $4 billion. The fund concentrates capital in the shares of ten or so publicly traded high-quality companies. It has widely outperformed the market over its 14+ years. For more on us, see https://abdielcapital.com/about/ and https://abdielcapital.com/team/.
Summer analysts assist the firm’s principals in finding businesses whose product superiority enables them to take market share for a long time. Analysts learn how to assess competitive positioning, valuations, managements, and company cultures across industries and geographies. We use our summer program to identify people who would thrive as full-time analysts with us upon graduation.
Chief qualifications are curiosity, intelligence, and evidence of enthusiasm for self-directed research projects. The candidate should be comfortable writing concisely, working with numbers, and presenting conclusions orally. Related work experience is not required. Coursework in finance or economics is not required. Applicants should be interested in learning how to interpret financial statements and gather information through interviewing industry sources.
Candidates must possess a minimum GPA of 3.7 or other evidence of exceptional intellectual ability. We understand and will account for how the covid situation has disrupted education. Freshmen and sophomores are encouraged to apply along with juniors.
We encourage early applications and respond quickly. To apply, fill in the form below, which also asks for your resume and college transcript. Later steps in our process usually include a video interview and a case study that gauges your ability to dig for information. The case study does not require financial modeling skills. Any questions, write to firstname.lastname@example.org.