Coming in as senior associate at a PE firm next month. Too aggressive to discuss carry & coinvestment possibilities first week?

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If it wasn't discussed in your offer letter then I wouldn't bring it up your first day on the desk... Wait until your first annual review is my advice - don't want to be seen as only in it for the money, especially if you are anything less than flawless your first few months

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PWC 1, looking greedy after you sign an offer letter is not a good look. Carry grant should have been discussed during the interview process. OP, that being said, would feel out what’s expected of and hoped for you at the firm. Would try to come to an understanding of trajectory slope, especially if you view this as a long term home

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Yeah you could wait until your first deal is under LOI, prove yourself along the way on that transaction and then express an interest in the ability to coinvest on that deal (as a way to broach the topic)

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Coinvest should be brought up. Carry might be touchy

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Good and sensible advice all. Thanks.

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