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Updated 16 December 2017
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Bain & Company Worldwide Managing Director Bob Bechek
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  1. "Best place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Career growth, great employee policies, smart & fun people.

    Cons

    Long hours occasionally. Not much otherwise.


  2. "One of the best firms to work with"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bain & Company full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    - Great culture
    - Good learning
    - Great exposure to the global consulting world
    - Opportunities to move across teams, if there is a vacancy
    - Very supportive senior management
    - Offers several travel opportunities for a global exposure

    Cons

    - Slightly political in nature
    - Hierarchy and favouritism-related issues might crop up at times
    - Promotion is not necessarily tied to tenure or performance in certain teams

    Advice to Management

    - Keep up the good work
    - Try to minimize the politics involved at the organisational level


  3. "Review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time

    Pros

    Great culture, perks and working with talented people

    Cons

    Hierarchical at times, more risk taking


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  5. "Fun place to work at"

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    Current Employee - Associate in New Delhi
    Current Employee - Associate in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Managers invested in your career. Fun team outings, transfer opportunities

    Cons

    Stretched working hours. Need better integration of laterals

    Advice to Management

    Do not step away from the core


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    "Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Analyst in New Delhi
    Current Employee - Analyst in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Amazing work culture and ethic!

    Cons

    Nothing bad to say about it


  7. "Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time

    Pros

    Great Pay for a starting position

    Cons

    Repetitive work for a strating position


  8. "Great place to work at!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time

    Pros

    Brilliant Culture, Focus on sustainability

    Cons

    Consulting in general is demanding

    Advice to Management

    Focus on preserving the best part of Bain - its culture


  9. "Brilliant in every way. Work ethic, people, clients, growth. An amazing arena to explore the corporate world."

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    Current Employee - Consultant in Bengaluru
    Current Employee - Consultant in Bengaluru
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bain & Company full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Quick learning, friendly atmosphere with a focus on outcomes. Really makes you think of new solutions every day and see them implemented.

    Cons

    Hours can be very demanding and travel can get tiring. Difficult to specialize and gain expertise but then that's not the purpose.


  10. "Good place to work at!"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bain & Company full-time

    Pros

    1) Good work culture
    2) You get to work with and interact with a smart set of people
    3) There are many step-up opportunities, provided you are aligned to a team that believes in giving equal opportunities to all of its members
    4) You get the opportunity to travel and interact with people from other Bain offices across the globe

    Cons

    1) Long work hours
    2) Micro-management at times

    Advice to Management

    Ensure that equal opportunities are given to people in a team. Look at playing on their strengths rather than focusing on their weaknesses.


  11. "Amazing growth opportunities"

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    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Mumbai
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Bain & Company full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Culture, Learning, Trainings, Team culture, Parties

    Cons

    Work life balance is terrible, Performance ratings are very socialist

    Advice to Management

    Focus on attrition


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