Undergrad Experiences for PE Recruiting

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When you go through the recruiting process in the first year of your banking stint do HHs and funds care about the internships you do in undergrad? e.g. will it hurt my chances if I didn't do a PE internship during my undergrad years?

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May 6, 2018

jspencer1, hey, look at the bright side, at least you didn't get a ton of monkey shit thrown at you...here is my best guess on threads that might be helpful:

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No promises, but maybe one of our professional members will share their wisdom: @ring @Chapel15 @aE1

You're welcome.

May 10, 2018


May 12, 2018

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