Our Internships

Copper Run is a leading middle market investment bank that provides buy-side and sell-side M&A advisory services for private equity, privately held, and publicly listed companies across a variety of industries, including manufacturing, technology, business services, and healthcare. We currently have offices in Columbus, Cleveland, and Cincinnati that serve clients across the U.S. The firm's five Managing Directors have over 100 years of investment banking and related Wall Street experience where they were responsible for the origination, negotiation, structuring, and closing of M&A transactions. Copper Run’s investment banking professionals have completed transactions with over $10 billion in cumulative transaction value.  We are energetic, focused and deliver the highest level of service to our clients.

We are currently accepting applications for our Spring and Summer Internship classes. Individuals selected will gain hands-on experience with buy-side and sell-side engagements as part of a fast-paced team of dedicated investment banking professionals.


  • Your primary role is to support the deal team members in driving engagements 

  • As a part of the deal team, you’ll conduct extensive market research to find acquisition targets or potential buyers that match the desired client profile

  • You will assemble marketing materials, draft confidential information memoranda, put together pitchbooks, spread financial statements, and work on valuations 

  • Of exceptional value is the ability to sit in on calls, including intro calls, client update calls, and cold calls, to learn what to say, when to say it, and how to professionally connect with our clients and prospects



  • College-level coursework in finance, accounting, economics, business administration, or other related field

  • Minimum GPA of 3.5

  • Previous work experience where you excelled in your duties (does not need to be industry-related)

  • Goal-oriented, self-motivated and works with a sense of urgency

  • Attention to detail

  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and meet task deadlines

  • Excellent team player with effective oral and written communications skills 

  • Connects quickly with others 

  • Dedicated to learning; inquisitive

  • Fundamental understanding of financial statements 

  • Experience working with Excel, Word and PowerPoint required, with the ability to quickly learn company-specific software



  • Investment banking experience with direct exposure working under an Analyst while actively engaged with the entire deal team

  • High performing interns will be considered for a full-time job offer upon graduation

    Copper Run is an equal opportunity employer.


Spring 2023 Internship

Our Spring 2023 Internship Class is full and we are no longer accepting applications.

Summer 2023 Internship

Our Summer 2023 Internship Class is full and we are no longer accepting applications.