I’m in the lucky spot to decide between offers at AlixPartners (Director) and Boston Consulting Group (Associate Director). I’ve been working with the HBR career decision scorecard (highly recommende… more

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Post-MBA career - LEK or AlixPartners?

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Consulting firm tiers: M&A Tier S: MBB Tier 1A: S& (Deals Strategy, PEVC), EY-P (Strat, TSE/legacy OTS), A&M PEPI, LEK Tier 1B: OW, Kearney, AlixPartners Tier 2: Accenture, Deloitte, PwC … more

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Looking at only top-tier consulting firms and revenue per employee, I think AlixPartners leads. With only 2700 employees and bringing in $1B. This is amazing!

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🐠: Are AlixPartners, Alvarez & Marsal, and FTI considered T2 alongside OW/ATK/LEK?

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I am curious as to the perception of my firm compared to Big 4, A&M, and AlixPartners. Would anyone like to share some candid thoughts?

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Feeling really low 😔 been interviewing with AlixPartners since last 7 months. After 10 interviews ,tests ,cases and waiting to hear back for 3 months finally got a denial today. I was told I was over… more

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Need help from AlixPartners 🐟🐠. Have completed four interviews so far : recruiter, assessment & psychologist and calls with two directors . How many interviews to go ?

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AlixPartners enterprise performance improvement or A&M PEPI ? Which firm has a better culture and WLB ? What to expect at SVP/ manager level in terms of responsibilities and comp? How is mentoring… more

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To current students or recent MBA grads: what’s the perception of AlixPartners vs. other firms on OCR? (if there is one, I know our presence is not heavy on campus)

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Is AlixPartners considered a T2? Or is it a boutique?

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I really really really want to do international engagements ! I’m within deals practice at PwC ! Which other consulting firm gives opportunities to work on international deals ? LEK, AlixPartners, A&a… more

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Rejected by AlixPartners. What am I gonna do? I went through the final round. Not sure what went wrong at this point.

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Safe to say AlixPartners is T1.5? It’s def a level above all the other T2s.

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AlixPartners and A&M fishes who came from Big4. Would you say it was a good decision to move ? And why ?

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Been interviewing with AlixPartners since last 4 months, over 8 interview, a case interview, personality test, IQ test, throughout the process they boasted about their strong pipeline in digital pract… more

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I really want to have a career in turnaround & restructuring consulting. But how can I continue now? I have been rejected by AlixPartners (VP role) and Alvarez & Marsal (Internship). I never h… more

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Calling AlixPartners people working in the West Coast offices! Do you have work location requirements? My family live in San Luis Obispo and would love to be based (and travel from) there. Is that som… more

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Probably a stupid question so I apologize for asking it in advance. I was having a discussion with a buddy about A&M and AlixPartners and this friend who works at AlixPartners sounded a bit arrog… more

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Who has a better chance to get into MBB or AlixPartners ? An EYP manager or an A&M manager !

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Cleared the first round with flying color . Now in assessment phase of AlixPartners interview process. What should I do to prepare for this stage ? Any help is highly appreciated !

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Experienced SM (over 4 years) applying to AlixPartners they started the process at SVP and recruiter mentioned that our SVPs are usually with 15-20 years. I checked online it seems M are SVPs and SMs … more

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Anyone switched from AlixPartners or A&M to McKinsey/BCG/Bain (general consulting, non-RTS) or contemplated on an offer to switch? What was your experience, if you switched and what factors did yo… more

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Forensic Accounting 🐠 - For those of you who feel “trapped” or “pigeonholed”: Is this because you think you lack transferable skills, certifications, or an MBA? Or do hiring managers in other service… more

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AlixPartners strategy still going strong or did everyone leave to build the KPMG strategy practice? Asking because I’m interviewing with them next week, and I’m from KPMG strategy.

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Alixpartners - EM for 2 years +prev experience. What level and comp range might one expect if switching to AP?

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Is a move to A&M/ Alix Partners a good thing to do right now given economic situation? What pros and cons over tier 2 strat consulting? Thanks

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Alixpartners 🐠 - what is our bonus dependent on? And how does the yearly salary increase process work? AlixPartners

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🙋‍♂️ 🐠 🤔 EY vs Alix Partners , Whats a better company to work for? I have led very large strategic projects for EY Tech , looking to move up the ladder saw an interesting role at Alix Partners , … more

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Anyone in here from AlixPartners How would you compare the work/comp/staff to Big4? Also is VP the equivalent to manager elsewhere?

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Anyone at AlixPartners (US) can share their employee benefits (e.g. Healthcare plan, 401k, etc.)? The recruiter seems clueless when I asked for the details. Feel free to DM me.

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So we see/hear about EYP hiring like crazy because they are sold out. What about Strategy&, A&M, and AlixPartners 🐠? How is your pipeline?

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MBB or AlixPartners? I mainly care about money and prestige tbh. Should i switch?

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New Director in Turnaround & Restructuring - contacted by Alvarez & Marsal and AlixPartners to join. Wondering what salary bands/bonus are for Director / Senior Director at both places and pro… more

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Anyone have any info about AlixPartners? Any idea about their healthcare practice & their culture?

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Is AlixPartners a competitive firm to land from an MBA program?

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Anyone know base and bonus for restructuring Directors, Managers or Senior Associates? Alvarez & Marsal AlixPartners FTI Consulting Berkeley Research Group LLC

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How is it to be a Managing Director at AlixPartners? Any major change than what it is at Big4s? Insights will be appreciated.

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How do you rate Alix Partners? Step up from Big 4 M&A?

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