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    Hello,
    I am a French student at EDHEC Business School, and I am currently doing my gap year, which for a French person means finding internships.

    I want to work in strategy consulting later and I am wondering which internship would be best regarded and what are the pros and cons of each option:
    -M&A in an investment bank
    -Private Equity / Venture Capital
    -Strategy in a CAC40 firm

    My background:
    I am doing my Master's in Management. Currently interning in the US in a NASDAQ-listed tech firm, as a corporate development analyst (market studies, acquisition target research, creation of financial report for the company's management..).
    I also studied / performed an internship in HK.

    Thanks for your help =)
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    (Original post by Iko_)
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    Do you have offers from all 3?
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    No, I am wondering which option I should focus my applications on
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    (Original post by Iko_)
    No, I am wondering which option I should focus my applications on
    You should be able to make 10 or so strong applications and focussing on strategy would seem sensible. For Strat consulting, then working in a blue chip company would probably be more valuable than working in IB or similar.
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    You could take a look at the Milkround Jobs board filtered specifically to consultancy & strategy: http://www.milkround.com/jobs/consul...tegy/#browsing

    Check out what skills and qualifications they are looking for candidates to apply , it might help give you an idea what employers will be looking for.
 
 
 
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