What is working in KSA like as a consultant? currently looking for a transfer out of London? Is it as bad as people say and what are other things i should be aware of, Also are exit opps really that bad in ME/KSA regardless of firm prestige?

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It is not bad at all. I think it has a bit of a rep from the bad old days (pre 2015) - but these days it is a very different scene. Quality of life (sans alcohol) is not too bad and quality of housing and infrastructure is at par with other MEA cities. There are some really good restaurants - not as many Michelin ones as in Dubai - but still quite substantial in numbers….actually the whole city is a bit more authentic and fun. There is also a real opportunity to meet and make friends with locals that you don’t have anywhere else in MEA.

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You can always exit back to Europe like as long as you hold the passport.

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DM me if you have specific questions - from my PoV, it’s like any other client travel stint just minus the possibility of having a glass of wine at dinner.

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Thank you, really appreciate it!

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