Case Study for Corp Dev Position

Hi all,

I'm a COVID-burnout M&A Associate trying to transition to Corp Dev. I have an interview with a Tech company coming up and they are asking for a live case study consisting of valuation modeling + presentation.

Any ideas on how to prepare? I usually do DCFs, Comps, LBOs so don't know what's the expectation for a Corp Dev case study.


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Comments (3)

  • Analyst 2 in IB - Gen
Apr 18, 2021 - 3:54pm

Corp dev is all over the place. My test was an lbo model they just took out all of the equations. I know this isn't what you want to hear but these tests are very random. 

Apr 19, 2021 - 10:17pm

Tests are very random. 

The prior CD role I had involved a three statement excel test while the current role involved no case study (which sorta makes sense for a few reasons).

Anyway, the DCF and Comps should be more than sufficient (would be surprised by LBO, but CD recruiting can be all over the place for case studies).

Apr 20, 2021 - 8:59am
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