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Looking to understand levels within the mega-fund ops teams - is there usually a level between Ops Partner and VP? Thanks

What is the best way for a MBB consultant to get noticed/ involved in the recruitment process at PE shops. Not getting called by head hunters like IB analysts are

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Anyone at Bain Capitals PE Ops open to sharing thoughts on culture, ways of working, structure, etc? Appreciate any insights

Being offered a Senior Associate in PE Ops at a 100 AUM Tech focused shop. Total comp is 400K / no carry. My background is 2 years at MBB post MBA, 2 years at Hedge Fund, and 1 year self-employed data scientist. … more

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KKR KKR & Co. Inc. Capstone - what is the ideal experience on a resume? DDs, PortCo strategies, or industry-specific general transformation that yields results?

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NEXUS PE conference in Orlando this week - anyone attending looking to network?

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What do PE value creation teams look for in CV?

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Hi everybody - I'm currently a Senior consultant in the Financial Service in Zürich, Swtzerland and would be interested to find a Position in PE or VC. Is there any possibility to get a referral at LGT … more

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Which bowl would I go to if I wanted to find M&A firms would are looking for contractor companies to transact? I know of a few mid-size HVAC companies who are eager to sell and am looking for a re… more

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Hello - Looking for gut check on my situation. I've worked for the past 2.5 years in consulting for PE Portcos across C&IP sector (DTC/B2B & mnfg businesses). The premise of the projects w… more

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Having conversations around a Chief Transformation Officer role in a new PortCo (deal signed not yet completed) - two questions: 1) what sort of rem structures have you seen e.g upside share? And 2) i… more

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Current Asc consultant at MBB looking for any advice on how to break into PE ops space. As a consultant without a finance background, how much modeling do I need to know? Im familiar with dcf, basic … more

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Can someone please offer me a job? Located in Maryland and will do literally anythjng.

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Is it more common to find PE Ops roles within the funds themselves or within the portfolio companies? Specifically interested in the associate or vp level

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Does anyone have a good list of the top PE shops with ops practices?

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I'm a strategy consultant at a T2 strategy house. I do 50/50 corporate strategy and CDD work in the UK. If I want to exit into PE, do you think it's worth doing the CFI certificate in Financia… more

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I'm a strategy consultant at a T2 strat house. A VC fund investing in tech startups reached out regarding a Portfolio and Value Creation Associate role. The role requirements: interview founders a… more

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I have a final round interview this week for PE Restructuring role, have a take-home LBO and can make up to 10 slides...what material should include on slides?

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How’s the WLB of PE vs MBB? How many hours a week on average? How is the travel?

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I've worked in portfolio operations for the last 2.5 years at a larger firm, and started there directly out of undergrad. I feel like my upward mobility is now being limited due to bureaucracy wit… more

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Has anyone been in healthcare PE? Would u be willing to share a shell model with me or any strategies used for value creation in healthcare services (hospitals, dental clinics, eye clinics, etc)

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Hey Fishes - I need your help if possible please. Below is the summary on my background:
1. 10+ years of Consulting experience ( M&A, Buy side ODD and VDD, Procurement Strategy, value creation work withi… more

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I want to make the switch from consulting(3yoe) to PE ops. Currently doing client facing work in SAP practice, but no real SAP skills.
Any tips to make the switch? or am I out of luck

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What are some key metrics to assess in order to evaluate demand and supply of a pension fund operations. For eg, demand metrics will be driven by the business needs and supply metrics would be operati… more

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How did you get into PE Ops, if you did.. if not what are you trying to do to break in?

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Anyone from Bain Capital willing to connect? Ex- MBB Partner here and looking forward to connect with Bain Capital folks. Thanks in advance.Bain Capital

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Any Thoma Bravo fishes willing to connect please? Please DM me. Happy Sunday in advance.

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Anyone from Odyssey Investment willing to connect? Please let me know. Thanks in advance and have a great weekend.

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What are some of the biggest challenges after moving into a PE ops role? What's the dynamics like working with investment teams? Do they think they are smarter than you?

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Hey Fishes - any PE groups looking for deals/ investment team roles specifically for Ex MBB consultant?

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PE ops fishes - can you guys please shed some light on what type of case study to expect for Technology role in PE company?

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Hey! Looking to move to PE ops, Boston based. Anyone willing to chat?

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My hypothesis is: learning a useful technical skill, like industrial engineering, will add value to what I bring to a fund (thinking growth-equity), and therefore allow me greater W-L balance. Can any… more

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Anyone have resources for case studies of portfolio value creation initiatives somewhere? All the books on PE seem introductory and looking to read up on more specific tactical examples of sourcing ma… more

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I’m trying to break into PE portfolio management roles. Have 5 yrs of strategy consulting experience and have been speaking with various headhunters for the industry. Any advice in breaking through? W… more

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How much did the brand / size of the fund weigh into your choice?
Is this as brand conscious an industry as consulting for instance ?

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Do PE funds have any roles in ESG value creation? Or is ESG in PE more on the reporting side right now?

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Hi everyone, would working for the portfolio ops team at a ME SWF help me transition to PE ops later on? If yes, would it be possible to make that move into a European/LON shop?

Currently a PE Principa… more

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Hi Fishes - can someone please let me know if you are hiring ? My background is in PE (IT DD, Cost optimization, Tech M&A- Accenture Strategy and AlixPartners?. Happy to connect on 1:1 and therefo… more

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Coming from a Digital/IT strategy consulting background, what’s the best way to break into PE Ops?

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