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  2. Consulting to PE: Portfolio Teams

    Hi all, first time poster. Joining a strategy house/DD specialist in London (think LEK/EY-P/S&/OC&C) entry-level, with half an eye on transitioning to PE later in career. Context Having networked (+ desktop research + WSO trawling) I'm aware ...

    14 comments - 2 silver bananas - Aug 15 2018 - 8:25am -

  3. Deals consulting vs Investment Banking- Next step in career, advice wanted

    Any advice on my next career move would be appreciated Currently a Big 4 auditor in UK (recently qualified)- my end goal is mid-market PE. I've been accepted for an internal move to Deals Consulting where the role is focused on providing advice to ma ...

    4 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 28 2018 - 8:48am -

  4. Are “dab pens” ever seen in IB/PE analysts? Not sure if I’m even allowed to post this here- curious nonetheless.

    Wondering if it's common at all to see "dab pens" or any general marijuana/thc consumption in high finance roles such as #MBB #investmentbanking #consulting Private Equity Business School ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 20 2018 - 12:44am -

  5. Sloan vs. CBS for PE

    Hi everyone. I was hoping to get some candid advice regarding whether the full-time MBA program at Sloan or CBS has better placement into PE. If you could also elaborate on the why you feel one program is better positioned than the other (e.g., stronger a ...

    3 comments - 1 silver bananas - Nov 6 2018 - 3:09pm -

  6. EB vs BB vs PE: Pathway to Business School

    This forum has been extremely helpful with career transition advice, especially within the finance industry. But, I would like to hear more perspective on opportunities for people that don't see themselves in banking for the long-run. Specifically, i ...

    2 comments - 1 silver bananas - Jul 9 2018 - 3:35pm -

  7. Out of Undergrad: MM PE or MBB Consulting

    Hey WSO, Currently a senior debating between two options to start at out of undergrad: 1.) Consultant at MBB 2.) Analyst at MM PE Firm Really love the people at both and could see myself fitting in great at either choice. I recognize that the work I' ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Oct 18 2018 - 9:51pm -

  8. Is the internship I'm doing relevant to PE?

    Doing a risk management internship at a big 4 right now, and quite frankly, I don't quite like it. Its a freshman internship thats a month short. I've always been interested in getting into PE, but I don't quite see how this internship I� ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Aug 9 2018 - 3:25am -

  9. Researc/Valuation, IB or PE for Full-time

    I go to a non-target studying econ-finance. I have had 3 internships in; Private Equity, Valuations and Wealth Management all around Boston. The PE firm said if they have any openings they will hire me, and I'm pretty sure my internship in valuations ...

    1 comment - 1 silver bananas - Jul 20 2018 - 10:33am -