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Question for MBB consultants: Is there a set path to transition from a big 4 advisory (cyber) position to an equivalent consulting role at the big 3? Or is such a transition not possible without an mba?

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BCG platinion is all expert track and one of the chapters within is cyber

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You don’t need an mba but you will need some serious interview skills and a dash of luck to be competitive. That said, an mba is a much easier pathway in simply because it’s a major pipeline for fresh talent

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