The Carlyle Group

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Great firm

Associate (Former Employee) Washington, DC

ProsThe Carlyle Group is one of the leading Private Equity Groups in the world, with more than 60 offices and funds in most alternative asset classes

ConsYou can expect to work long hours, especially when transactions are closing. Still, the team and firm are supportive, and will provide all tools necessary

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good compensation if you can put up with the toxic culture.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Washington, DC

    I have been working at The Carlyle Group


    Pros: Challenging and interesting work. You can work with some very intelligent people. It's a very formal environment and everyone is… Cons: Promotions are not based on merit or result execution but rather on who is championing for you. Toxic environment with a lot of land… Advice to Senior Management: Reward team players and efforts instead of individual achievements to… More
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    Good shop

    Vice President (Former Employee) Washington, DC

    I worked at The Carlyle Group


    Pros: Good reputation Nice people Lots of opportunity for career progression within a… Cons: Cash comp below market Business lines are very silo'd unlike Blackstone,… Advice to Senior Management: The firm has become too top heavy and there are too many… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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