Private Equity

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PE ops ppl: is it difficult to get hired directly out of consulting? A few people mentioned that some funds hire directly, but most look for some p&l experience with large companies or portfolio compa

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If anyone is interested in, I created a series of articles meant to serve as a guide and starting point for understanding private equity. link in comments. Any feedback is welcome

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Does PE provide sign-on bonus?

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Do you find that your undergraduate pedigree / SAT scores still have a large impact on your ability to land PE roles, even if you have worked yourself into being a "target" candidate?

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Risk Senior Manager here mostly focused on Sox but some M&A. How do I move to PE?

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Anyone have a sense of compensation for a portfolio operations associate at a UMM firm? Pre-MBA

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Looking to transition to PE on the ops side. Anyone willing to answer some of my questions and shed some light on the industry/role?

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What firms actually hire consultants to help on the investing side?

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How much time is needed to go from a total LBO modelling novice to passable for interview model tests?

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How long did it take people to get the hang of this job? I'm a few months in and think I may not be cut out for it.

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Can anyone shed light on what portfolio ops/value creation teams are like? I just don’t see myself on the deal side but I’m interested in working with portcos. Any good consultant-friendly teams?

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does anyone have any model practice / prep materials that they'd be willing to share? happy to contribute $ ... struggling to figure out how to practice in a structured way

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I’m applying for a PE role and have been given a take home model test where they want me to build a dynamic 3 statement model with up/down/base cases. Is there a template I can find online for this?

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H SM in a B4 Risk practice looking to go to PE- background in IT, supply chain, and marketing across consulting/industry. Have worked on some sell side on broader transactions. Anyone hiring?

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Would it be worth exiting consulting to build up the finance team at a mid-market PE firm? Ultimately would pivot to deal side after a while, just curious on thoughts

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I'm interested in switching to private equity after bschool, but I'm not currently getting a whole lot of modeling experience at my firm. Any advice on how I can ramp up on those skills prior to MBA?

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Is the CAIA a worthwhile designation to pursue? Firm is willing to sponsor, but not sure how much PE firms care about it

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How much salary can Operating Director /Principal make at mega fund Private equity? How is the salary structured? (Base/Bonus/Carry)

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Can anyone here recommend any resources to prep for PE interviews?

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How meaningful are CPEA and SPEA certifications in the world PE consulting?

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