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UBS London Reviews

Updated 3 Apr 2020

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UBS Group CEO  Sergio P. Ermotti
Sergio P. Ermotti
211 Ratings
  1. "good"

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    Current Employee - Associate Director in London, England

    I have been working at UBS full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good culture, plenty of internal opportunities

    Cons

    too much emphasis on titles and hierarchy

    UBS2020-03-09
  2. "Well balanced culture between success and caring"

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    Current Employee - Director in London, England
    Recommends

    I have been working at UBS full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Excellent support systems; strong pockets of innovation

    Cons

    Overwhelming bureaucracy hinders ability to change despite strong innovative potential

    UBS2020-04-03
  3. "Good work life balance"

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    Current Employee - Associate Director in London, England

    I have been working at UBS full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    1. Good work life balance 2. People are friendly and collobrative. 3. Good benefits

    Cons

    1. The bonus is not great 2. The career progression is slow

    UBS2020-03-31
  4. "UBS Client Service"

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    Current Employee - Client Services Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at UBS full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Friendly culture, very pro flexible working, Take 2 scheme in IB

    Cons

    Larger gender pay gap, European bank typically pays less than US banks

    UBS2020-03-12
  5. "Technology internship"

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    Current Employee - Business Technology Analyst in London, England

    I have been working at UBS full-time

    Pros

    Great support from team memebers

    Cons

    No rotation in the internship

    UBS2020-03-11
  6. "Good company. Great colleagues"

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    Former Employee - IT Applications Manager in London, England
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at UBS full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great colleagues. Good environment Good offices

    Cons

    Salaries lower than average Sometimes too much red tape

    UBS2020-03-10
  7. "Good but changing"

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    Current Employee - IT Manager in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at UBS full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Package and benefits. Large transformations .

    Cons

    High pressure, lots of politics

    UBS2020-03-10
  8. "Great company to work at"

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    Current Employee - Associate Director in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at UBS full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great work life balance, friendly colleagues

    Cons

    Obscure and opaque promotion processes and unnecessary hurdles to advancement, variable compensation highly variable

    UBS2020-03-10
  9. "Good bank to work"

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    Current Contractor - Senior Java Developer in London, England

    I have been working at UBS for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Nice and office, nice canteen

    Cons

    Permanent employees don't get good bonuses

    UBS2020-03-07
  10. "Lovely people, hellish procedures"

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    Current Employee - Product Specialist in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at UBS full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    People are lovely, building is great, benefits are good, flexible working is encouraged

    Cons

    Red tape red tape red tape

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    UBS2020-03-03
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