Greenhill & Co. Reviews

Updated 22 Jan 2021

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4.4
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Greenhill & Co. Co-CEO and Director Scott L. Bok
Scott L. Bok
24 Ratings
Pros
  • "friendly team, good deal flow, and great learning opportunities(in 5 reviews)

  • "Blue chip client base and good deal flow(in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • "Deal flow, work life balance, poor quality associates(in 5 reviews)

  • "Long hours at certain times of the year(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Great Company Culture"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Executive Assistant in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Greenhill & Co. full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Work life balance, great culture, treated fairly

    Cons

    I honestly don't have any, very family oriented culture

  2. "Decent Bank, but culture and deals going downhill"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Analyst in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Greenhill & Co. full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    work life balance, location, upper management

    Cons

    Middle management is atrocious, lots of conniving bankers post MBA


  3. "Traditional Banking Experience"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Greenhill & Co. full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Global firm that effectively leverages domestic and international office locations to collaborate and share ideas; compensates well vs. broader boutique peers

    Cons

    Experience varies from analyst to analyst, with some receiving much more engaging and substantive work than others; culture is quite different across offices and groups, for better or for worse

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  4. "Great Culture Bad Deal Flow"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Investment Banking Analyst in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Greenhill & Co. full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great culture, smart people, better work/life than other places

    Cons

    Very sporadic deal flow, MDs sometimes don't seem like they know what they're doing

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  5. "great company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Investment Banking Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Greenhill & Co. full-time

    Pros

    Lots of exposure and responsibility at an early stage

    Cons

    Long hours can be tough on work life balance

  6. "Great"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Greenhill & Co. full-time

    Pros

    A lot of interaction to senior colleagues

    Cons

    Flat structures, but little management

  7. "Greenhill"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Investment Banking Analyst in New York, NY

    I have been working at Greenhill & Co. full-time

    Pros

    Good culture Friendly people Helpful mentorship

    Cons

    Tough hours A lot of pitch work

  8. "Strong analyst program"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Investment Banking Analyst 

    I have been working at Greenhill & Co. full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Great culture, very collegiate - Great exit opportuntities

    Cons

    - Compensation for analysts is a bit behind peers

  9. "Great firm"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Analyst in Sydney

    I have been working at Greenhill & Co. full-time

    Pros

    Good work and deal flow

    Cons

    Standard hours for investment banking

  10. "Enjoyed the role"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Investment Banking Analyst in New York, NY

    I worked at Greenhill & Co. full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Responsibility, variety of projects, learning

    Cons

    The hours can be long

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