Berkshire vs Advent? Does the answer change if someone is doing PE for 2 years and then not returning to the industry?

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They’re big funds and both have good names.
Neither is going to give you a different trajectory if you’re looking to career change after the 2 years.

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Advent is known as a megafund, while Berkshire is UMM.

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Yes, major distinction regarding the size of fund / types of deals they do, firm culture, general ways of working. Not necessarily saying MF is better either, pros and cons to each.

Why do it for even 2 years then?

I’ve heard great things about Berkshire, and their grad school placements seem to be excellent if you’re interested in that

If you know you don’t want to do PE long term I’d think hard about whether either of these funds gives you what you’re looking for.

Yeah just go to corporate from Mck you’ll save a lot of pain and time

What are you looking for and only want to do it for 2 years? The only scenario is likely to start your own thing or PortCo executive, is that right?

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