Middle East Consultants

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Hey all how’s the job market in the UAE right now? Any leads?

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Hello ME fish - any suggestions as to where I could invest reasonably safely if I’m targeting a ~5% return (in USD/AED)? LIV used to be good with their 2% return but that’s decreased now, and I’m look… more

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How's Arthur D. Little doing in the region? Do they still compete with Tier 1 and 2 firms?

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What's the salary for a junior associate in the Karachi office for McKinsey? I have an interview coming up and assuming everything goes well was curious if they would be open to offering an expat … more

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Hey there ME fishes! Looking to move to ME from D S&O US - finance and restructuring. Are any of the big shops (T1 & T2) recruiting in the region right now? I reckon there’d be restructuring … more

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Any KPMG fish here? I’d be keen to reach out to learn more about KPMG Lower Gulf and the recruitment process. I have a technical interview coming up and would like to understand the best way to pre… more

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Interested to know in which consulting firms here, do people have to opt for a particular industry / expertise, and at what level ? Currently at a boutique where even at a manager level there is no op… more

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Can anyone share anything about KPMG Dubai? Culture, recruitment process etc.

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What is the starting salary for a strategy analyst in Dubai?

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Thoughts on how the UAE-Israeli partnership will shift the consulting scene in the region? Potentially some consulting work for Israeli companies and vice-versa?

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Which Mckinsey office in the Middle East is hiring? Does Dubai office still hire experienced hire now?

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Hey all, I have a Digital Assessment invitation for McKinsey Middle East. Does anybody have tips or pointers? Thank you so much in advance!

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How are the firms (MBB, S&, OW, K) doing right now in the ME? I hope the pipeline is strong and engagements are better than they were in May?

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Looking for someone to practice case interviewing with. Preferably someone who interviews/has been through the process in the region.

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Any tips on how to get my foot in the door as an experienced hire from the US? No firm or country preference.

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Would Middle East offices still hire many people this year or sort of at a hiring freeze? (Think post-mba level)

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Are consulting firms in ME starting to hire or is recruiting still low

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How hard is a secondment with PWC from Dubai to Toronto/any where in Canada? Given that I’m Canadian, would it be easier? And for how long can it be? Im at a senior consulting level.

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Hey friends, just out of curiosity what are salaries like for Analyst and Consultant levels in ME compared to US and Canada ?

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Interested to know if work on wknds is common in consulting here in the ME ? From a small sized firm here, where wknd work is quite common here on projects; even proposal days are sometimes pretty i… more

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For someone who expects to shift to the US in the next year or 2 at max, can someone who has had experience working in consulting in both the US and the ME, give the pros and cons for US vs ME consult… more

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Relocating to Dubai soon. Wondering if anyone here has considered buying a property instead of renting one, since the rent isn't cheap in the area. Any advice would be much appreciated!

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How would Alvarez and Marsal's Strategy and Performance Improvement practice in the ME compare with the top strategy firms here such as MBB,S&,Kearney,OW,RB ? (prestige, b-school applications,… more

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Looking to transfer to my firm’s ME office for personal reasons. Anyone able to comment on macro consulting situation? Am well aware of the ‘gossip’ about Bain Dubai, so only new perspectives please..… more

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Strategy& Dubai just announced that they will be pushing joining dates by 6 months to March 2021. How about other firms?

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What's the situation with UAE residents stranded abroad and wanting to return to the UAE? Have you received the approval from "Smart Services"? Applied 2 weeks back. Still no response.

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Have the MBB, S&, OW, RB pushed the dates for new joinees in Dubai?

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Can someone help learn about the W/L balance and comp at PwC Consulting based out of Dubai? People & Organization Line of Service. Considering for SC/Manager level. Thanks!

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Can anyone share any background information on KPMG Digital and Innovation Advisory please?

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Any fellow Pakistani female 🐠 management consultants on here that work in the GCC? How do you like your experience of living and working in your part of the world? Pros? Cons?

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How do PE exits look like for emerging market funds in Middle East (e.g Abraaj group type firms)

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I am an incoming Associate at Strategy& Dubai office. I am a bit worried right now and wanted to know whether Strategy& will be honouring the full time offers? Is the firm doing well?

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Which firms in the Middle East are doing the best and the worst right now?

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How is Deloitte currently doing in ME, specifically in Dubai? I had a 1st round with them and was told that they would be in touch to arrange the next round a week later.

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Does Google have any offices or ability to work in the Middle East? (Particularly Dubai) If so, what type of positions are they usually?

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Saudi Arabia just slashed/postponed some projects in Vision 2030. Is it gonna affect the major firms in the ME region?

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How does compensation typically differ between Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Doha? Considering options between them, looking to choose location that best maximizes for savings

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Bloodbath at BAH MENA.

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Are BAH, Parthenon, Accenture, ADL and Simon-Kucher considered tier 3 in the region?

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