Website Canyon Partners

Firm Overview

Founded in 1990 and SEC registered since 1994, Canyon Partners is a multi-strategy, alternative asset management firm with ~$25 billion in assets. Canyon takes a fundamental, value-oriented, event-driven approach across asset classes including loans, bonds, converts, equities, securitized products, and real estate. Canyon focuses on designing bespoke primary market financings and sourcing secondary market securities characterized by complexity, transitioning buyer bases, restructurings, & other forms of disruption that can disconnect prices from intrinsic value. Led by the Co-founders, Co-Chairmen and Co-Chief Executive Officers, Joshua Friedman and Mitchell Julis, Canyon has ~230 team members globally across offices in Dallas, Los Angeles, New York, Hong Kong, London, Shanghai, and Tokyo.

Canyon Summer Internship Program

The Canyon Partners Summer Internship is an 8-week rotational program geared towards undergraduate college students to provide a real-world view of asset management. Interns will spend time in some of the major business units of the firm to get a sense of the workflow, tasks, and collaboration that are involved in the day-to-day operation of the business. These rotations will include investment research and ESG, real estate, marketing, and legal and compliance.

  • Investment Research and ESG – Learning about the investment due diligence process, including conducting primary research on companies and industries through studying sell-side reports, speaking with consultants, reviewing financial statements and gathering data. There will also be an introduction to implementing ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) considerations in investing.
  • ¬†Real Estate Investing – Conducting market research, financial feasibility studies, and other projects.
  • Client Services & Business Development – Preparing investor materials for existing clients and prospects,
    running data analysis on portfolio performance, and ad-hoc projects.
  • Legal & Compliance – Reviewing marketing materials, reviewing firm trading, and analyzing new and proposed
    legislation that relates to investment advisors

Apply now to build your resume, and gain transferrable experience, training, and knowledge at a top asset management firm.

Please email your application and resume to

Deadline for submission is Friday, November 17, 2023