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Alvarez & Marsal CEO Tony Alvarez II and Bryan P. Marsal
Tony Alvarez II and Bryan P. Marsal
174 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good culture, good pay, work life balance(in 26 reviews)

  • "Great responsibility at all levels with interesting situations and great people(in 22 reviews)

Cons
  • "A work-life balance can be hard to establish if you're new and trying to make a name for yourself(in 38 reviews)

  • "Long hours can be common and expected depending on projects, but this is a given for the industry(in 18 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review
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    "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Analyst in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Alvarez & Marsal full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great company. Interesting work and very smart people. Extremely welcoming to new employees. Challenges you to become better.

    Cons

    None that I know of

    Alvarez & Marsal2019-03-31
  2. "Exciting projects, strong compensation"

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    Former Employee - Management Consultant in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Alvarez & Marsal full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Variety of projects, talent of colleagues, compensation, excellent offsite/team building

    Cons

    Lack of office infrastructure dictates self-direction (also a "pro")

    Alvarez & Marsal2019-04-11
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    "Review"

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    Current Employee - Senior Associate in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Alvarez & Marsal full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Compensation, ability to work remotely, culture

    Cons

    Flexibility, demanding travel, stressful environment with unpredictable schedule

    Alvarez & Marsal2019-03-29
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    "Road warrior"

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      Current Employee - Director 

      I have been working at Alvarez & Marsal full-time for more than 5 years

      Pros

      Growth opportunities Variety of engagements

      Cons

      Leadership at the top is lacking

      Alvarez & Marsal2019-03-28
    • "Ok experience"

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      Former Employee - Tax Associate in Coral Gables, FL
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Alvarez & Marsal full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Experience you gain from the job

      Cons

      Long hours just like big 4. I would recommend going there instead

      Advice to Management

      Foster staff more

      Alvarez & Marsal2019-04-06
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      "Great place to work with great benefits"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook

      I have been working at Alvarez & Marsal full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      -Challenging rewarding work -Surrounded by smart hardworking people

      Cons

      -Long hours and high expectations can be draining

      Alvarez & Marsal2019-03-04
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      "Entrepreneurial Organization"

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      Current Employee - Director in San Francisco, CA
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Alvarez & Marsal full-time for more than 5 years

      Pros

      Strategic, high profile work with quality employees.

      Cons

      Consistent travel. Glass ceiling in promoting within.

      Alvarez & Marsal2019-02-26
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      "Working at A&M"

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      Current Employee - Analyst in Chicago, IL

      I have been working at Alvarez & Marsal full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Excellent exposure and experience to different business foundations

      Cons

      Lack of training and ineffective internal management

      Alvarez & Marsal2019-03-12
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      "MAnager at CPI"

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      Current Employee - Manager in New York, NY
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Alvarez & Marsal full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      Good pay, great culture, learning

      Cons

      Travel, total base pay bellow competitors, few opportunities in other offices

      Alvarez & Marsal2019-02-12
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      "A&M Review"

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      Current Employee - Director in Seattle, WA
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Alvarez & Marsal full-time for more than 8 years

      Pros

      Competitive Pay, Flexibility, Great Exposure, Bright Workforce, Variety of Projects

      Cons

      Lack of Training, Fuzzy Comp Model, Extensive Travel, Limited Development,

      Alvarez & Marsal2019-02-19
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