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What are the top finance skill sets/competencies that are in demand at MBB? MBA student looking to develop a specialization

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From my understanding, MBB largely prefers to recruit generalists out of business school as they can get specialists from industry. That being said, for due diligence it is useful to know how to value a company and perform scenario planning on the value

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Agree with D1, but we can also teach everything re: the DD front on the job so generally don’t look for finance experts.

Learning more about digital/data science is helpful these days but again, so much of expertise comes from having worked in the industry or having been a consultant for that sector for a long time. So no need to go overboard in grad school!

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