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Nov 3, 2010

why?

Nov 3, 2010

Audax

Nov 3, 2010

THL Partners
Serent Capital (started by McKinsey guys)

and then of course:

Parthenon Capital
Monitor Clipper Partners

Nov 3, 2010

Add KKR and TPG (rare, but personally know those who have joined or have offers) amongst the megafunds.

Francisco partners, New Mountain Capital, Apax partners, Clayton Dubilier & rice, Hellmann & Friedman have all hired/continue to hire consultants

Nov 3, 2010

Which PE firms don't hire consultants?

Nov 3, 2010
Brown_Bateman:

Which PE firms don't hire consultants?

Considering there are 100s of PE firms, most of them don't.

Nov 3, 2010

which pe firms hire bankers?>

Nov 3, 2010

One of the top woman at BX came from Boston-CG with no banking experience - Julia Kahr. Did her Harvard MBA and didn't even apply. Next thing Tony James is on the phone inviting her to interview. Became a partner at 29.

Bottom line: it's possible but I would follow the banking route. I couldn't imagine anything worse than spending 2-3 years around consultants.

Nov 4, 2010
2226416:

Bottom line: it's possible but I would follow the banking route. I couldn't imagine anything worse than spending 2-3 years around consultants.

Could not agree more.

Jul 16, 2011
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