How is the AML practice at Accenture? Would like to move in but I don’t want to make the transition and be on the bench.

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How’s AML over there? Not trying to do staff aug though.

The few projects I've been on involved us enhancing or creating a methodology based analyzing clients' business models. Intentionally vague here, but not staff aug. I think our financial crimes group is probably one of our more reputable practices. Would recommend reading up on any thought leadership we put out for AML/financial crimes

I want to join! But I’m not doing anything AML related lol it sounds and looks cool. I’m just afraid of doing back office work. I want to remain client facing. I’d prefer to stay at Accenture but I guess pwc is the way to go

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