Duff & Phelps - Solid Company with Some Superstar Areas | Glassdoor
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"Solid Company with Some Superstar Areas"

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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Director in Chicago, IL
Current Employee - Director in Chicago, IL
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Duff & Phelps full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Well-run
To be privately held by Carlyle Group

Cons

Valuation business is an old dinosaur that needs to be cut down

Advice to Management

Create better opportunities to market for new business across service lines

Other Employee Reviews for Duff & Phelps

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Good experience for young people but wouldn't work there again"

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    • Culture & Values
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    Former Employee - Valuation Analyst in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Employee - Valuation Analyst in Los Angeles, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Duff & Phelps full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Solid training and financial modeling and intangibles valuation. Many people go into industry, the big four, or banking after working here.

    Cons

    Managing directors know what they're doing - they've been in the business for decades. It's the managers that often mistreat the staff.


  2. "Incompetent Middle Management"

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    Current Employee - Analyst in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Analyst in Los Angeles, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Duff & Phelps full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Colleagues and senior management are great and easy to work with. The work is interesting and somewhat challenging.

    Cons

    Middle management is incompetent, lazy, and extremely frustrating to work with. It creates an unpleasant work environment. Most colleagues are resentful of middle management.

    Advice to Management

    There is no way for analysts and associates to provide feedback about middle management to upper management.

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