KKR has quietly started hiring college seniors. Here’s what it says about how private equity is battling banks to fill six-figure jobs.
|08/19/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- For the first time ever, private equity giant KKR is rolling out a formal analyst program that it will fill with college graduates.
- Many private equity firms traditionally only hired people after they spent a couple years honing their skills at investment banks. Hiring out of college puts PE head-to-head with banking.
- PE has been pushing to recruit earlier and earlier to battle fierce competition for young talent, both within the financial sector and from hot areas like tech.
KKR has jumped into the undergrad recruiting game, joining some other big private equity firms in a race to lock down read more >>>