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Harris Williams Summer Associate & Analyst Program

1001 Haxall Point, 9th Floor
Richmond, VA, 23219



Harris Williams is an investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services. The firm fosters an inclusive culture through hiring quality people who are committed, tenacious, smart, and principled—and dedicated to achieving the right results for our clients, the right way. Past interns say the program offers “true hands-on deal experience” and has “extremely competitive compensation.”

Internship Program Stats


How To Apply

Please apply via the Harris Williams website, under the ‘Careers’ section.
Candidates can also engage with Harris Williams via diversity partnerships and events:
- Toigo, Forte and Consortium events geared towards incoming 1 st year MBA students
interested in pursuing roles in Finance (and early interview process for qualified
candidates in Fall ’23)
- Diversity Summits geared towards 1st year MBA students
 Hosted in Summer/early Fall annually
- Undergraduate Diversity Summits geared towards sophomore students
 Hosted in February annually
- SEO and CareerSpring partnerships for undergraduate students



Number Of Interns

10 to 20


Featured Rankings

Best Investment Bank Internships









3.00 - 3.49

About the Program

Summer analysts and associates participate in live transactions during their 10 weeks at Harris Williams.  The internship program begins with a two-week training program that provides foundational experience through valuation & modeling modules and deal simulation.  The program enables participants to gain exposure to the analyst or associate role through different phases of an M&A transaction, as well as to different industry groups and subsectors (industry groups and subsectors will...

About the Company

Harris Williams is a global investment bank specializing in M&A and private capital advisory services with offices in Boston, Chicago, Cleveland, Frankfurt, London, Minneapolis, New York, Richmond, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. The firm advises clients worldwide on the sale of their companies, helps them identify growth opportunities for their businesses, and enables them to realize their investments.

The firm regularly wins awards and honors from top industry publications. ...

Intern Reviews

  • “Can be stressful at times and long hour days, but the firm is great, its people are great, which makes the experience definitely more enjoyable.”
  • “The culture is one of the best you will find in banking. The people are amazing, and the firm as a whole tries to help you find work-life balance.”
  • “There was a bunch of effort made to make sure the summer analysts felt happy and had time to get to know/have fun with fellow interns and full-time folks.”
  • “Keeping in mind the investment banking industry, the demanded hours are high but made possible by exceptional company culture.”

Getting Hired Here

  • “It was a very smooth process, with a first round then Super Day. Questions were very fair and related to the internship.”
  • “Interviewers made me feel comfortable, and the hiring team went above and beyond to adjust to my schedule.”
  • “Flexibility of the interviewing team was great. I was able to interview for the position studying abroad. Still felt like I was able to get to know the team and make an educated decision.”
  • “HR does an amazing job guiding you through the recruiting process.”