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L.E.K. Consulting Reviews

Updated 13 Jan 2020

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3.7
65%
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59%
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L.E.K. Consulting Global Managing Partner Stuart Jackson
Stuart Jackson
176 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people - especially at the associate level(in 27 reviews)

  • "Steep learning curve with responsibilities from day 1(in 25 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours, working over 60 hours per week(in 90 reviews)

  • "Poor culture, lack of office camaraderie; poor work/life balance and needs to encourage 21st ways of working like flexible hours / remote working(in 78 reviews)

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  1. "Great"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at L.E.K. Consulting full-time

    Pros

    Very good culture and great pay

    Cons

    No cons that I can think of

    L.E.K. Consulting2020-01-13
  2. "Associate"

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    Current Employee - Associate in Mumbai

    I have been working at L.E.K. Consulting full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good working environment Nice location

    Cons

    Less salary Perks received are less

    L.E.K. Consulting2019-08-26
  3. "Manager"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at L.E.K. Consulting full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great people and global exposure.

    Cons

    Work life balance becomes an issue at times.

    L.E.K. Consulting2018-08-26
  4. "Overall a good firm in a tough industry with some areas to work on"

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    Current Employee - Consultant in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at L.E.K. Consulting full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good managerial experience earlier than other Strategy Consulting firms; home-office way of working so less travel; more strategy-focussed work than competitors

    Cons

    Poor culture, lack of office camaraderie; poor work/life balance and needs to encourage 21st ways of working like flexible hours / remote working

    L.E.K. Consulting2020-01-13
  5. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Associate 

    I have been working at L.E.K. Consulting full-time

    Pros

    Extremely collaborative, communicative, and fun environment to start a career

    Cons

    60+ hours per week on average

    L.E.K. Consulting2020-01-06
  6. "Great Place to learn and have fun while work!"

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    Former Employee - Innovation Consultant in Lindau (Bodensee)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at L.E.K. Consulting part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Always open for improvements Fun Team Great support from Management

    Cons

    Small company, not the financial power to pay the big salaries.

    Advice to Management

    Continue just like you do!

    L.E.K. Consulting2019-12-29
  7. "Nice people, Interesting work, long hours"

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    Current Employee - Life Science Specialist in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at L.E.K. Consulting full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Broadly interesting work Nice, intelligent co workers Great team environment, very little if any politics going on You're seen as very employable

    Cons

    Hours - eventually it will break you, or you're one of those people who make it to partner

    L.E.K. Consulting2019-12-21
  8. "Grind and learn a lot"

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    Current Employee - Associate in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at L.E.K. Consulting full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Frequency of projects means you are constantly wading into new markets and learning something new Similarity of projects makes for a structured skillset and learning experience Great PE exposure if you're into that

    Cons

    Tough work life balance, leadership disappoints at times

    Advice to Management

    Know when to stop pushing for more revenue and consider impact on your people

    L.E.K. Consulting2019-12-20
  9. "Great culture"

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    Former Employee - Case Team Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at L.E.K. Consulting full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    nice people in the chicago office, sense of community

    Cons

    long-ish hours, entry-level work is mostly sourcing industry experts

    L.E.K. Consulting2019-12-20
  10. "analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at L.E.K. Consulting full-time

    Pros

    good culture; good learning and exposure

    Cons

    relativly long hours, but culture is good

    L.E.K. Consulting2019-12-14
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