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I'm new to this space so looking for direction.
I work in DDV and in addition to PMO, my work involves organising workshops & working with leaders to strategize direction of the company, … more

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Is post-close / PMI work looked down upon from a prestige perspective in the transaction world vs pre-sign? Is it because it’s PMO?

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If you did CDDs at MBB at the PL level and then moved over to PE. What level (associate, senior associate, VP) and TC should you expect? Would you have to take a paycut?

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Rank top five 5 firms in CDD market based on brand, pay, WLB, career prospects:

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EY Transaction diligence/FDD west coast offices hiring seniors ?EY

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Insight appreciated pls! - wondering is it possible to move from fdd to odd/integration such as EYP TSE?

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Has anyone been able to get into MBB straight from FDD? I imagine it would take a lot of preparation and networking but I’m trying to find out if this is a possible move without an MBA

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Does anyone have experience with M&A PMI interviews? Got an interview and was asked to prepare a presentation on their existing M&As and how to synergise them.
Is this a normal interview… more

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Is Deloitte’s M&A strategy part of S&A (legacy S&O) or is it a separate offering?

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Would it be a good move to leave PwC DDV for LEK?

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Has anyone here gone from big 4 FDD > top MBA > management consulting or IB? I’m considering this path and would love to hear your take in the pros and cons (ie student debt vs higher salary tra… more

in the M&A Consulting space, is it common to let someone go the same day they put in their 2 weeks?

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Thinking of making the jump from FDD to IB. Has anyone made a similar move? How did you go about it and was the comp increase in IB worth it

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My firm is looking for an M&A Integrations Lead in Boston with 3+ years exp. We’re an expanding innovation consultancy and offer good WLB. DM for a possible referral link 💪

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I'm leaving Deloitte (consultant - capital markets) for an analyst role in M&A (in house) in a relatively small company. How long should I stay and how hard is it gonna be if I want to join an… more

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What are typical FDD hours? I’ve always been curious about FDD

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I work in a consulting firm and am being told I can choose a rotation onto a buy side PE engagement or a buy side M&A engagement. Which should I choose and why? Which has a better career path, bet… more

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Anyone have success pivoting into finance without a finance background?

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Am I underpaid? SA1 making $96k base in MCOL city, work ~45 hours a week. Total I have 3 YOE out of undergrad

What are the skills required to take up a job in below roles as plan of my exit strategy from FDD: Corporate development , FP & A, Strategy and operations, Strategic Finance at corporate. Interest… more

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Is job hopping really as bad as everyone makes it seem? I understand on paper it obviously doesn’t scream loyalty but I personally find it hard to pass up on certain roles that are bigger and better o… more

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What’s M&A tax or transaction services like at Moss Adams at the senior level/rotation program? How are the hours like and what’s the work like?

I am looking for some beginners or basic course in M&A. Any suggestions from the M&A students or professionals here. Thanks!

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If anyone with 1 YOE or higher (non-internship experience) is looking for a referral to EY's M&A practice, DM me. Referring for Staff 2, Seniors, Managers, Senior Managers and above.

How is PWC deal analytics? What type of projects does the group work on? Is WLB similar to FDD?

For those who have left M&A Consulting to Corporate Development in the industry, how has your experience been? Do you regret it? Key differences? Is work life balance better?

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Applying for a EYP Finance M&A Senior Consultant position and was wondering if anyone from the group could tell me more about the services and solutions provided + tips for interviews

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What is your position/title and what is your TC?

I feel like M&A can be pretty vague, so I want to start a thread of the jobs people hold in this bowl.

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Anyone thinking about NOT jumping ship given the current economic slowdown? I have 2 offers on the table from other B4 firms (at a different one now).

Friends at D said they have pretty muc… more

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Man PwC PEVC is poaching KPMG Strategy folks like crazy! Recruiters are swarming the DMs out here. Does this mean that the good natured roasting that KPMG Strat gets is just for jokes and in actuality… more

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Anyone knows the Corp Dev team within Accenture? Recruiter approached me and the company seems very acquisitive, but wanted to see if I can get some thoughts from the fishes. TIA!

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Does anyone have a true WFH position in M&A? If so how did you land it, and are there any drawbacks?

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Planning my exit strategy from FDD big 4 consulting as a Manager on radar for Senior manager. Want to understand all options in industry: technology , fintech or financial services industry. Please sh… more

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As a young associate, I am feeling really drawn to M&A but am having reservations about switching focus areas so early in my career. Is it worth it and do you truly love what you do?

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🐟🐠 need your help here ! I have tons of exp in agile / DevOps / product mgmt and strategy. Would love to get into tech M&A . What type of roles/ companies should I target ? TIA!

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Hi all. Looking for some advice - I have been working in management consulting for 8 years. I'm interviewing for a potential role in M&A Operations (part of Transaction Services, Financial Adv… more

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What are some good exit opportunities for someone working in Post Merger Integration work? One of the ideas I've had where I think I'd be good is in a tech accelerator program management role … more

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