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Updated Sep 30, 2022

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4.0
76%
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77%
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L.E.K. Consulting Global Managing Partner Stuart Jackson
Stuart Jackson
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Private Equity and the Buy Side

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L.E.K. Consulting

Fish that have already made it onto the buyside - honest thoughts on LEK? We do a ton of CDD, VDD, growth strategy, etc. and just curious how we are perceived. Thanks in advance!

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Pros
  • "runs very lean so you can take on as much as you can handle; great people(in 118 reviews)
  • "Great colleagues, some of the brightest yet humblest people you'll meetand a very friendly, non(in 62 reviews)
  • "Culture was great.(in 46 reviews)
  • "enjoyable to work with people and good pay(in 33 reviews)
  • "Good salary but not so great when you divide by the number of hours and what this place can do to your mental health(in 23 reviews)
Cons
  • "Long hours and always need to deliver results i.e. cannot go home until things are done perfectly(in 103 reviews)
  • "Terrible terrible terrible work life balance(in 61 reviews)
  • "Be ready to have long hours on average (70 hours) and sometime a little longer.(in 43 reviews)
  • "Management also tend to make hiring mistakes and then use underhanded tactics to get rid of the unwanted employees, like playing employees off against each other.(in 18 reviews)
  • "Poor leadership.(in 13 reviews)
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  1. 4.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Associate

    Sep 30, 2022 - Associate 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good pay and lots of professional exposure

    Cons

    Hard hours and little rest

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  2. 3.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Good perks but not no life

    Sep 29, 2022 - Associated Director in Mumbai
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Multiple allowances Abroad offsites 2 days wfh allowed

    Cons

    There's no work life balance, it's just work

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  3. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Great Company

    Sep 29, 2022 - Vice President 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great Company with talented people

    Cons

    No cons really. a great company

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  4. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Great place to work

    Sep 28, 2022 - Consultant 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros