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+153 Why is everyone in love with PE? 91 2w
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+5 Consulting to Private Equity 78 2w
+3 Is This Opportunity a No Brainer? 8 2w
+1 Why do PE firms use the EV/EBITDA multiple? 15 2w
+5 Do private equity firms hire undergrads? 200 2w
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0 Career / Offer Advice - Structured Equity + Credit 1 2w
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0 On-Cycle 2022 1 2w
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+26 Q&A: Principal at Early-Stage VC Fund 55 2w
0 Newer Credit Arms of UMM Funds 5 2w
+2 Distressed Debt / Special Situations Modeling Tests 12 2w
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+28 Private Equity Resume Template - Official WSO CV Example 76 2w
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+50 PE Recruiting Guide 84 2w
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0 Small fund promotion vs upmarket lateral 12 2w
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0 Changing sector focus - London PE 3 2w
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Career Advancement Opportunities

January 2021 Private Equity

  • Blackstone Group 99.1%
  • The Riverside Company 98.3%
  • Warburg Pincus 97.4%
  • Apollo Global Management 96.6%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 95.7%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

January 2021 Private Equity

  • Blackstone Group 99.1%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 98.3%
  • The Riverside Company 97.4%
  • Carlyle Group 96.6%
  • Cerberus Capital Management 95.7%

Professional Growth Opportunities

January 2021 Private Equity

  • Blackstone Group 99.1%
  • The Riverside Company 98.3%
  • Warburg Pincus 97.4%
  • Apollo Global Management 96.6%
  • KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts) 95.7%

Total Avg Compensation

January 2021 Private Equity

  • Principal (6) $693
  • Director/MD (15) $627
  • Vice President (58) $366
  • 3rd+ Year Associate (60) $272
  • 2nd Year Associate (116) $246
  • 1st Year Associate (250) $224
  • 3rd+ Year Analyst (23) $162
  • 2nd Year Analyst (57) $138
  • 1st Year Analyst (163) $119
  • Intern/Summer Associate (18) $71
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (178) $59