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PEP Digest 2011 Compensation SurveyDoes anyone have the report (redacted report in link below)? It would be a good datapoint to have. Thanks http://www.pepdigest.com/files/PDF2010/PEPD2011CICSv4%20Redacted.pdf 4 years 6 months
Oakdale Capital Managementanyone know anything about these guys? any thoughts would be greatly appreciated. thanks 5 years 3 weeks
Freeman SpogliAnyone have any thoughts, insights, etc to share on this PE firm? any insights on recruiting would be great. Thanks. 5 years 9 months
LA Private Equity Firmsanyone know of any LA PE firms that have started the recruiting process? any insight would be greatly appreciated, thanks. 6 years 6 months

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you have to be a top performer in the audit group...you have to be a top performer in the audit group, transfer to transaction advisory or TAS. Then network and get move to IB. 5 days 12 hours
lev fin - doable, happens. mezz - not so much.lev fin - doable, happens. mezz - not so much. 1 week 2 hours
corporate development to PE is very, very rare....corporate development to PE is very, very rare. IB is the most common. MBB consulting is too, although the percentage of that compared to IB is much smaller. 1 week 2 days
if you dont have prior PE experience and go get...if you dont have prior PE experience and go get your MBA, it will be nearly impossible to get a job at any reputable or legit PE firm. That's just how the industry is. Most firms will want to to hire MBA grads with prior PE experience and there will be plenty of those people. You won't be able to... 1 week 4 days
best way to get in: get into private equity NOW....best way to get in: get into private equity NOW. straight from investment banking. if you go get your MBA without any PE experience, it will be extremely tough to get a job. 1 week 5 days
of course you can break into PE, but it's...of course you can break into PE, but it's incredibly difficult and competitive. best way to get into PE is to have a few years of transactional experience, either investment banking or a few years of transaction due diligence. 1 week 6 days
CFA does nothing for PE. It's all about...CFA does nothing for PE. It's all about transaction and deal experience, unfortunately. So moving from ops to front-side is pretty difficult to do unless you get that kind of experience. 1 week 6 days
poster above is correct. while nothing is...poster above is correct. while nothing is impossible, you getting a PE job is HIGHLY improbable. CFA doesn't help. and deal experience is above and beyond, the most important thing. your best bet is to get some type of transaction oriented experience, go to a top 3 business school, network like... 2 weeks 3 days
yeah, don't really see the fit from infra to VC....yeah, don't really see the fit from infra to VC. VC firms look for people with entrepreneurial experience, product management experience or software investing experience. seems like a very tough uphill battle for someone with your experience. 2 weeks 3 days
umm, you've got a long way to go and you havent...umm, you've got a long way to go and you havent given any information so its basically impossible to help you. In general, you have to be a rockstar associate, demonstrate that you can take on more than your title, and earn the trust and confidence of the partners that you can ultimately lead and... 2 weeks 5 days
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