If anyone has made this transition could they maybe share some insight into what the process was like relative to the standard IB -> PE recruiting path? Specifically, do most people recruit first or second year, would a banking internship right before you start significantly help your odds or potentially make you look like too much of a robot/tryhard, what tended to differentiate the BAs/ACs who were successful, etc. Any relevant insight would be much appreciated since there isn't much about this specific transition on any of these boards.

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Would love to help but unfortunately I came from BCG...


Are you trolling or would you like to offer insight haha. I specified McK and Bain since they're the biggest players in the space and I've heard place the best.


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