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Hi, new here, just wondering why growth equity vs PE as a career or is growth equity usually a stepping stone?

I've seen a few articles lately about "microcap" funds that target businesses with EBITDA of $2m-10m. How has this space changed in the last several years? Opps?

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How do you talk about your DDs/ experience in general in interviews given how consultant work is confidential ?

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If anyone needs a private cfa tutor I tutor all levels Dm me for details.

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Which U.S. PE firms sponsor for non-US citizens at the analyst/associate level? (E.g., H1-B visa)

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Which PE Portfolio Ops teams have the best culture?

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What headhunters are used by the MFs in London? Seems like the US ones barely support London office recruiting

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What HH does Apax use for their London office?

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*Seeking Advice*

Have offer to become Operating CEO of a PE-backed company. I was offered stock options but the strike price for all options are $5M and I don't exactly have that kind … more

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Spoke with a family office/ hedge fund guy who says they are able to finance transactions at 100%+ asset value since there is a cashflow and real estate component in the transaction from traditional l… more

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Recently was presented with an opportunity as a PE associate for a family office. Can anyone help describe the pros/cons of family office vs pursuing a role at a larger firm? Thank you!

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Why is there so little info out there on PE Ops / Deal execution? I find it hard to find info on pay scales, interviews,typical backgrounds etc

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How can you differentiate a large cap sponsor vs middle market sponsor? Where will growth equity shops fall into?

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MF Ops roles - what's the WLB like? Consulting hours? Or more 9-5?

E.g. KKR Capstone

Leaving MBB after ~18 months to join a MM GE fund as an associate on the deal team. I’m seeing some people leave MBB after ~3/4 years join PE Ops with higher comp ($400-600k+). Does Ops comp surpass d… more

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Top 5 US cities for opps in Life Sciences Private Equity/ VC? Thinking (in no particular order) NYC > Boston > Bay area, x, y?

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In your experience - Are PE operating partners interested In agility in their portfolio companies? Are they checking it in DD? Investing in it as part or their growth/improvement plans? And if so how … more

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Is working at a small middle market fund worth it? For example, traditionally PE is more prestigious than consulting, but if you worked at McKinsey, wouldn’t that hold more weight than working at some… more

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I see a lot of tips and trips for how to talk about deals in investment banking. Does anyone have any tips on how to tell a punchy story from a due diligence perspective

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EBITDA multiplie vs DCF - which valuation would you use in a private sale?

EBITDA multiple seems much simpler and equalizes for both parties whereas DCF has more fluff due to terminal valu… more

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What’s the difference in the interview process for PE Ops roles versus Buy/Sell side?

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Any recommendations on newsletters for industry specific multiples and valuations?

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Anyone have a solid range for PE ops Associate salary expectations?

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Do you still write thank you emails after interviews? A lot of the roles I interview for these days are coordinated by recruiters so I don’t see the interviewers emails

How much does PE Deal execution pay for an associate?

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Do private equity firms pay for MBAs?

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Thoughts on office hours?

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Folks - please share your thoughts on True Wind Capital.

What firms don’t require modeling test as part of interview process?

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Which markets are everyone of you bullish on ?
I am definitely super bullish on Indian equity market. Amazing to find dirt cheap ideas in this marker.

Next comes Bangladesh, Vietnam,… more

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I want to get a strong grasp of corporate finance and accounting. Does this mean it’s worth doing PE for 2 years, or are a few MBA classes enough to get that? Long term I am interested in tech and sta… more

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Hi everyone, currently at MBB in Europe and have a couple of buyside processes coming up where I will need to step aside for several hours at a time on some days to do interviews (up to 3-4h sometimes… more

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Does anyone have 15-20 minutes they can spare between now and Sunday to help with me a case study. Have to build out an ARR working model and cohort analysis and have never done one before.
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What’s your read on PE hiring nowadays? Is it slowing down or picking up given the glooming recession and getting closure to end-of-the-year? Any specific ones that are actively hiring a big time?

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Is it possible to break into Investment Management post MBA coming from MBB?

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Haven’t heard back yet but feeling like I didn’t get the job after 6-7 weeks in the process with this firm - kinda stings

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How do you evaluate whether a PE company is good to work for or not? Particularly smaller ($1B) newer ones - pretty unfamiliar as a consultant

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