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Creating opportunity, Inspiring success

UNIVERSITY PARTNERSHIP BROCHURE Winner of Entrepreneurship Award at The Summit of The Americas


Latin America


Coming soon New York & Melbourne


Hong Kong


Our Story So Far The Intern Group was founded in January 2011 with a pilot summer program in Colombia at the FIFA under 20 world cup where ten international students arrived in Latin America to complete internships with FIFA. After a successful pilot, full programs were launched in Colombia and London. The company has grown from 20 bookings in 2011 to over 1000 in 2013. We now have 25 full-time staff furthering our company mission “to provide the best international internship program globally, delivering our clients with a superb professional, personal and educational experience.� Opening our offices in Madrid and Hong Kong in 2013 enabled us to expand our reach into two important global locations while further plans in early 2014 to open our offices in New York and Melbourne,will ensure that our service offering to international students remains globally relevant and provides fantastic opportunities worldwide.

Meet Our Directors David Lloyd Managing Director A British national, David studied at University College London and the London School of Economics. He previously lived in Argentina where he completed an internship at Rolex, perfected his Spanish and fell in love with the continent. Before setting up The Intern Group he was a fixed income salesman on the Iberian desk for Merrill Lynch in London.



Meet Our Local Directors Intern Latin America

JOHANNA MOLINA Americas Director Johanna graduated top of her class in Financial Engineering and holds a masters in Sales and Marketing. She worked in the Colombian stock exchange for 3 years with Valores Bancolombia. Johanna also lived for 2 years in London where she perfected her English and immersed herself in a new culture.


Intern Hong Kong

Hong Kong Director Born in Hong Kong, Krystal went abroad to study in the UK when she was 16. After graduating from the London School of Economics in 2008, she worked in KPMG and Deloitte specializing in international tax consultancy. Being fluent in four languages, she believes that people can only truly experience the unique cultural offerings of different countries by immersing themselves in and living authentic local experiences.

Intern London

LEE CARLIN London Director A native Londoner, Lee is passionate about using his own experiences to help young ambitious students achieve their goals. He graduated from University College London in 2006, after graduation he worked for three years as a European fixed income trader; eventually heading up a trading team in 2009. Lee left his most recent role in L´Oreal´s marketing department to co-found The Intern Group.


Intern Madrid

Madrid Director After completing her degree at UCL, London,Thalassa continued her studies in Madrid at San Pablo CEU and then at the Escuela Superior de Negocios y Tecnologías, completing three masters in International Relations, Business and International Marketing. Thalassa understands the challenges that come hand in hand with living and working abroad and how to turn them into advantages. www.



Company Vision We aim to provide the best international internship program globally, delivering our students with a superb professional and personal experience.

Company Principles COMMUNICATION



We value good and concise communication.

Innovation has and will be fundamental to our growth.

Teamwork is vital to our continued success.




Our attitude is anything is possible. Think big.

We empower our people with real responsibility and autonomy to grow individually and collectively.

We treat each other with respect and we value employee well-being.




We have a duty of care – towards our interns, our staff and our company image. We are all in it together.

We are honest and loyal to each other.

We strive towards continuous improvement.


Our ideas and actions must benefit the collective good of the company. www.


Top Universities, Top Students, Top Careers In today’s competitive global economy, top quality international internship experience is a valuable addition to any resume. As a leading university, you provide students with an invaluable education. Paired with a challenging and relevant professional experience students are enabled to launch their careers and fulfil their potential. By placing students directly in positions with governments, in leading blue chip organizations, and in top NGOs, you will ensure that students develop skills and experience to match their ambitions. We also provide a full array of top class professional development resources – The focus of our international internship programs are on participants’ personal and professional growth. Alongside developing the independence and cultural awareness of living and working in a new country, our program places equal emphasis on the enhancement of the skills and experience required to fulfil their career ambitions. For every academic subject, we have partner organizations who are looking for interns to play a critical role in providing new perspective, valuable skills, and fresh ideas to help drive their growth.

We Offer Internships In The Following Areas




Company Partners Include London 2012


We placed 25 interns at the London Olympics in Management & Supervisor roles in Hospitality & Tourism internships!

Marketing & Development roles at Latin America’s largest NGO - help provide safe housing for those who need it most!



PR & marketing roles to build the profile of the World’sLargest Luxury Lifestyle organization.

Roles available for our best candidates at a leading professional services firm.Known for their expertise in Audit & Accounting.


Ernst & Young

Roles in international business in a global beverages powerhouse. Part of the Coca Cola family.

Roles available for our best candidates at a leading professional services firm. They turn business opportunities into reality!.


BTG Pactual

Roles in hospitality, tourism and business and a great international hotel chain.

Latin America’s largest investment bank, we have roles in the front, middle and back office at their subsidiary Celfin Capital in Colombia


Bell Pottinger

We placed hospitality & event management interns at the 2011 Under 20 World Cup in Colombia!.

The UK’s largest PR organization, there is no better experience for those who want to kick start their PR career!.





We have placed interns at Aramark, the leading hospitality services organization globally.

Roles for top candidates at Latin America and Spain’s premier retail bank available!.

Chile Government

Colombia Government

With their support we continue to provide exceptional first class learning opportunities to people all over the world!.

First class roles direct in a number of Secretaries of the reigonal government of Sabanetta.

TEDx Hong Kong

Madrid Emprende

A program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED like experience.

First-class roles available in this entrepreneurial initiative from the City of Madrid, fully supported by the Spanish National Government.

University Partners Include National University of Singapore (NUS)

“Singapore’s flagship university, which offers a global approach to education and research with a focus on Asian perspectives and expertise. Over 37,000 students from 100 countries further enrich the community with their diverse social and cultural perspectives helping NUS to rank 26 in the world”(Times Higher Education, 2013).

Chinise University of Hong Kong

Ranking 39 in the world,“The Chinese University of Hong Kong is a leading comprehensive research university with a global vision and a mission to combine tradition with modernity, and to bring together China and the West” (QS World University Rankings, 2013).




PROGRAM: What’s Included & Example Pricing Our programs provide students everything they need to have an exciting learning immersion experience. The Intern Group’s International Internship Program includes:

• Top Internship • Quality accommodation • Professional development tools • Social, Cultural and Networking Events • Airport pick-up • Local transport • 24/7 emergency assistance from local team

• Written pre-departure welcome pack • In-person welcome orientation on first day delivered by our local staff • Visa assistance (where required) • Visa cost (Hong Kong and Latin America) • Academic credit assistance (where required)

The program does not included the following:

• Flights • Travel insurance • Meals • Visa cost (London, Madrid)

London - 4 weeks from $4,283 Madrid - 6 weeks from $4,475 Hong Kong - 6 weeks from $5,415 Latin America - 6 weeks from $3,480 New York & Melbourne coming in 2014



Your University & The Intern Group We encourage universities to bring groups of their students to come and intern within our program. We are excited to build a relationship with your university and offer these unique opportunities to your students.We are flexible with our programs and we can tailor them according to your specifications.

Types Of Collaboration The Intern Group offers two different types of collaborations that aims to establish a mutually beneficial relationship:



A) Group Program

B) Recommended Provider / Affiliate

Your university sends a number or number range of students to go on our internship program at set times of the year. We can tailor our program specifically to academic /other requests that your university may have, we will also tailor the selection process specifically for your university.

Your university refers students to apply through our website. Your students mention your university name during the telephone/ Skype interview with us, and we interview your students for the internship program as normal.

In Both Programs Your University will:


• Promote our programs on/offline • Gain global exposure • Meet your internationalisation plans

The Intern Group will:


• Organise all logistics • Regularly liaise with you • Provide marketing material • Keep you up-to-date with students’ progress • Fulfil any requirements you may have




Testimonials “What 17 year old can write in their CV they have work experience with FIFA” - Dominik Karl FIFA Intern

“My expectations were surpassed, absolutely. I did not expect to be so well taken care of, meet such wonderful people, or have such an amazing experience during my actual internship.” - Aisha Saber (John Hopkins University)

“Thanks for the best summer I could have wished for” - Tram-Anh Huynh (University of Austin, Texas)

“I would recommend The Intern Group 100%. I had a wonderful time. Very good value” - Kyle Vallejo (Muskingum University)

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Our Offices Intern Latin America Colombia S.A.

Intern Hong Kong S.A.

Edificio Rose Piso 8 (802) Carrera 37 A # 8 – 43, Medellin Colombia

113G 2/F Tai Kei Leng Yuen Long New Territories Hong Kong

Intern London S.A.

Intern Madrid

Tuscan Studios 14 Muswell Hill Road N6 5UG London United Kingdom

Calle Lagasca 121 Madrid 6d 28006 Spain

Contact Us For further information please visit our dedicated universities page Our Head of University relations Aurora Pulido-Ortega ( will be happy to answer any questions you may have. Our contact telephone numbers are: USA : +1 (718) 878-6393 UK : +44 (0)207 193 4188 Australia : +61 (0)2-8011 3305 Our lines are open 24 hours a day, Monday to Friday.



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