HAL Masterclass

HallIn close cooperation with Han Smit, Professor of Private Equity, Faculty of Economics at Erasmus University Rotterdam, HAL offers a Masterclass for a selective group of Masterstudents.

These intensified, 24h sessions provide an opportunity to become better acquainted with the Investment industry and in particular HAL's fundamental approach to investing. In 2012, classes are scheduled for February 9-10 and September 13-14.

In a highly interactive and challenging setting, topics like investment strategy, valuation techniques as well as the behavioral economic side are discussed in the context of HAL's daily investment practice. Cases range from leveraged buy-outs, public-to-private transactions to buy & build acquisition strategies. As an integral part of the session, HAL executives will share their perspective on recent developments in the investment industry and experiences from the field, including transactions by HAL Investments.

The Masterclass is intended for an exclusive selection high potential students with a strong quantitative orientation and outstanding academic trackrecord (top 3%). Contact Roeland van Schaik ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) if you are interested in participating. Applications should include an updated CV, gradelists (both university and pre-university) as well as a concise coverletter with motivation. The application process includes an introductory interview at the HAL offices in Rotterdam.