How technical is a first round with an MM? Is it stuff like walk me through a DCF / LBO type IB questions?

like
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

Probably paper LBO with some simple questions. That’s what I’ve seen at least.

Related Posts

Anyone working at Nagarro here.. I have an interview for hybris developer profile. Can someone help me with tips regarding what type of questions will be asked?? YOE- 7 years

like

How did everyone get their first strategic job? Seems no one wants to interview someone that hasn't had the previous title of strategist despite me outlining my relevant experience in my cover letter.

like

On LinkedIn, all the resume and industry switching gurus talk about adding value, numbers, and results to your resume. In retail, I think significant stats that aren’t just how many credit cards you sold are difficult to find. Any suggestions on where to look? Should I start manually keeping track of different things that would look good for my next move?

like

For those who went from private practice to in-house, what are some questions you wish you asked during interviews? I'm coming from a large regional firm, 9 YOE as a patent attorney, just had a first interview for a Senior IP counsel position at a profitable R+D company. Just wondering what I should be looking for or asking as far as red flags, because things seem really good so far.

like

Hi Sharks,

I have an interview for KPMG UK transaction services. I wanted to know what kind of case studies can appear in the 1st round?

like

Hello All,

Can someone confirm what would be HSBC recruiting process once HR asks documents and shares link for backend investigation details to fillup?

A consultancy firm from naukri called me for Interview with PWC. What should I do? are they trustable? name is clarity consulting.

like

I recently joined LTI as a specialist software engineering as Java backend developer. I am a mediocre programmer and trying to improve my skills. I couldn't clear the client interview at my company. Should I be worried? What's the bench and project allocation in LTI be like?

like

Any recommendations for interview coaches?? I’ve heard of Carrus

like

Besides deal experience, what else should I highlight on my resume for buyside recruiting?

like

Interviewing for a buyside m&a associate role - any resources out there that could help with my interview prep?

like

Guys I have an offer from Deloitte USI for collections Analyst position with 115% hike overall. This is for B2B collections. Should I now go for an interview with ICICI Bank for debt manager position?

like

Hi there. I was wondering if there are any cyber analyst managers who would look over my resume for a payment?

I am looking to land a junior cyber analyst role and I wanted to make sure my experience in IT is translated well into my resume for a cyber analyst role.

Message me if interested.

likehelpful

I interviewed at Walmart for in4 position, I cleared 3 technical rounds on Friday, and my managerial round happened on Monday, my interview was average for the managerial round. From that day onwards I am trying to get my feedback for the managerial round but the HR keeps telling me that they have not received it yet from the manager. It has been more than 5 working days. Should, I assume that I got rejected??

HBS interview invitees - Traditionally HBS has had specific interviewer interview all candidates from a country, is it similar this year? Did you have interivew slot options on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday each week, these were my options - based in Asia?

Any tips / prospective questions for BA roles in EY. Asking for a friend

like

Do recruiters typically ask if you’re currently employed? First time a recruiter asked me that on our initial call today. I know many are unemployed now but curious if they treat you any different if you were?

like

What to do when the recruiter in charge is on leave and you can’t seem to access your offer letter 🙃

like

Bain first round - is behavioral a component? A recruiter scheduled a first round and said it will consist of two 40-minute cases; does that mean it's only cases? Experienced hiring here, if that matters (North America)

like

Hi,
Anyone appeared for IBM devops interview recently?

like

More Posts

How did you get started in your career as an FA? I work in the home office and have been an assistant to an FA before. I have a network, I have ambition, I have credibility and connections at my firm..

How much should an agents salary be in insurance

like

Are there going to be any hipsters / lefties at Wharton?

like

I’ll just be honest, I’m having trouble keeping my temper with employees and sometimes customers. I know I need to fix this ASAP. Looking to hear some experiences from people who’ve overcome this issue.

like

What do you guys think of Wonsulting and are they good for experienced hires?

like

looking to buy a pair of swim trunks. not concerned about the price if there is a guarantee (e.g. vilebrequin, orlebar brown), but otherwise my criteria are:
1) either fade resistant, will look good faded, or come with a guarantee as mentioned above
2) 8” inseam on a 33-34” waist

i’m looking for something with either a subtle and complex or otherwise unique pattern and i can’t stand to spend another minute looking lol

like

Idea: the market is so starved for associates right now that I am not sure firms can do anything if large numbers of associates work from home 2-3 days a week. They can’t afford to fire us. Let’s unionize!

likesmartuplifting

Anyone involved in HBA in the DC metro area? Why or why not?

Just wrapped up case style interview at LinkedIn. I was rejected from moving on to the next round. The feedback I received was that I wasn’t concise enough in my answers. I have never really done a ton of case interviews before and I do not have an mba. Any suggestions on how to frame my answers in a concise way?

like

Can anyone refer me at IBM

like

Thoughtworks what is the typical salary band for senior consultant at thoughtworks and what is the typical appraisal range at thoughtworks ?

like

Hi all! My company just laid off 5% of the workforce. I was safe but I am looking for new roles. I’m in final interviews for a company but worried about making moves because of the impending recession.. what are your thoughts? Make the move or stay put?

like
like

Everyone, please start book marking your nominees for "Fishbowl Thread of the Year."

Planning prizes (gift cards?) for 1st/2nd/3rd place by most votes on 1/1/2021 12 PM CST

My money is on the "Singles in Consulting" bowl having some juicy stories.

like
like

In a crazy day like today... one question for everyone: What stock would you buy as a long term investment at the current price points given that most of the market is inflated? My list looks like:
- large cap: MSFT, WMT, CRM, BA, CVX, BMY
- small / mid: NNDM, PLTR, BFT, ABCL

like

Anyone from QBE NA? Looking to understand the culture and WLB

like

Anyone in KPMG m&a? How’s the group, wlb, pay, etc.?

like

Follow up to yesterday’s retirement thread, how much money do you personally need to retire? Please share any factors like kids, retirement location, etc.

like

Anyone in the west palm beach, FL area who wants to connect? I’m a baby lawyer (one month into working) and I went to law school in Michigan so I don’t have many lawyer friends/connections here.

like

Additional Posts in Private Equity and the Buy Side

“Price target derived from 0.5x 12m forward NPV”

Is my understanding of 12-month forward NPV, correct?

My understanding: The entire free cash flows generated ONLY over the next year, but discounted by the WACC

like

What pays more PE Ops (Assume you leave at Principal/AP/SM) or Partner at MBB? In long run

like

Are impact investing roles (Bain double impact, etc) more or less competitive than a comparable non-impact role?

like

Are all PE fund associates back in the office 5 days a week or mostly just 3 days?

like

**Budget Projection Meeting at new PortCo client**

Consultant: "I see we're projecting increased volume next year"

CFO: "Yes"

Consultant: "And the industry is projected to be down"

CFO: "That's right"

Consultant: "So the business is going to steal market share? How are we doing that?"

CFO: *Confused look* - "No. We need to show growth"

funnylikehelpful

If I invested a small amount through a SAFE and the company is now kicking off a seed round that will be a priced round, should I invest in more in the company before or after this seed round? Assume I have the money and the risk appetite - just want to know if my money buys more before or after the priced round.

like

Thoughts on Onex (comp, WLB, culture)?

like

Does it make sense strategically to lateral from T2 to MBB in the next few months (assuming late summer start) if I want to do 2022 on-cycle? Will funds care that I’d only have a few months of experience at MBB / would I be poorly perceived for wanting to leave MBB after a year?

like

Hey all,

What are some PE firms (likely mid-market) that specialise in doing Entertainment deals, especially in gaming hardware, software, solutions that underpin the value chains ?

Any good funds left that are recruiting in SF?

like

Anyone who went MBB -> MM PE firm mind sharing their experience? Any regrets, pros/cons, would you make the move again? Not sure if making the move is right for me

like

what boston firm has the best WLB?

like

How common is it to exit PEPI into a PE Ops role?

like

What are some of the risks/drawbacks (obv all forecasted) of brokerages that use payment in order flow as a source of revenue? Thinking of Robinhood, chamath’s sofi, etc.

like

When former consultants exit to PE, is it mostly into investing roles or operating roles?

likesmart

Currently in ibanking as an associate and want to see if I can make the move to PE. Is the CAIA viewed favorably at all?

like

Dress code for interview with DoorDash recruiter?

like

Marketers in Private Equity-

I am the in-house Marketing and Events Manager for a PE firm. Would love to know what others make salary wise? A lot of firms contract out….

like

What do people think about BlueCrest Capital Management? I recently received an offer to join as a Quantitative Analyst, which would be my first hedge fund job. I’m a little reluctant about joining a family office, but my hiring manager has been playing up the firm a lot. Any thoughts on what I should consider when trying to make a decision? What questions should I be asking?

like

How do you do a valuation and returns analysis for a growth equity company in emerging markets? I’ve been explicitly told they don’t use LBOs

likesmart

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.