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Thinking of transferring. Thoughts on FDD in b4 transaction services vs. Management Consulting?

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They’re completely different skillsets and career paths. What’re you interested in learning?

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EY1 - Corp Dev is probably the “sexiest” exit out of FDD. For my transition, I leveraged my learnings and the story I crafted was that I wanted experience on post close side of deals and operations improvement vs all my previous experience of pre-close work.

Depends on what you’re targeting as an exit op

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