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Has anyone lateraled or knows anyone who lateraled from a life sciences firm to the life sciences practice at a more generalist firm? If so, where? Thanks!

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Following, curious as well.

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I ended up not doing it - but I work at a boutique and got offers from KPMG and PwC. Definitely doable if that’s what you want!

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Very common. Typical scenario is someone gets hired at a boutique firm, does a year and then laterals over. Typically, they'll make you start as a year 1 role, with opportunity for accelerated promotion

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Fully agree with LEK C2

Yea very common

As LEK pointed out. It is among the lateral moves quite common. The most common is moving from a life science firm to BCG. We have a few people doing this each month.

Various firms. I've seen laterals from the larger ones such as LEK, SKP, and Huron to the smaller one that might only have 1-2 offices. Off season recruting depends on firm and city office hiring needs. So technical answer is depends. If you want to chat more send me a DM

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