MBA Internship Position @ RSV

Looking for a part-time intern to work at Red Sea Ventures, an early-stage tech venture capital firm located in NYC. The firm is seeking interns who will become an integral part of the fund’s day to day operations and investment process. Interns will work closely with the team at the firm attending new pitches, conducting diligence and sharing their views on investment opportunities. Responsibilities will also include summarizing potential investment opportunities and extensive market research.

The internship will serve as fantastic exposure to venture capital, the technology industry and the start-up ecosystem in New York City. Candidates will gain experience in all aspects of the deal making process from sourcing to investment to portfolio management.

The internship will begin part-time with the potential to transition to a full-time summer internship. Interns will be expected to spend ~12 hours in the office each week and be available for up to 20 hours / week in total.

About the Role

  • Research emerging market opportunities and develop investment themes

  • Assist team with identifying, sourcing & evaluating new opportunities

  • Produce detailed financial analysis and investment due diligence (including business analysis, competitive

    landscape review, financial modeling and deal structuring)

  • Work in a strategic capacity with portfolio companies on a regular basis

About the Applicant

  • Ideally a first year MBA student looking to enter into the private equity or venture capital field

  • 2 - 5 years of experience preferred at a highly-regarded investment bank, consulting firm, technology company or venture fund

  • Demonstrated passion for technology and entrepreneurship

  • Legally qualified to work in the US

  • Personal integrity, initiative, quantitative expertise, strong communication skills, and the ability to work as an effective part of a team are essential

  • Applicants should have a Bachelors degree or equivalent from a premier undergraduate program


Internship is unpaid but travel and some expenses are included.

Next Steps

Please email using the subject title “Red Sea Ventures – MBA Internship Application” and attach your resume.

About Red Sea Ventures

Red Sea Ventures is an early-stage tech, venture firm focusing on seed & series A investments within New York City. Prior investments include Convoy, SkySafe, Fancy, Nest, Splash, Casetext, Joor, Sweetgreen, Way Up, All Birds, Goby, Trigger Media, Host Committee, Violet Grey, InsideHook, Electric Objects and Elite Daily.