L.E.K. Consulting Reviews

Updated May 28, 2020

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3.5
62%
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59%
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L.E.K. Consulting Global Managing Partner Stuart Jackson
Stuart Jackson
191 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people - especially at the associate level(in 28 reviews)

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

Cons
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  1. "Senior Associate"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at L.E.K. Consulting full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Data driven process gives great grounding in excel and PowerPoint for future roles; Great opportunities to travel within the company. Great place to start career

    Cons

    Long hours could be avoided with better upfront preparation; Can feel like a resource rather than an employee when office is busy

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    L.E.K. Consulting2017-09-28
  2. "Great place to learn, long hours"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Consultant in Boston, MA

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

    Pros

    - Friendly, collaborative atmosphere - Fast-paced

    Cons

    - Long hours - Fewer "perks" than some other consulting firms

    L.E.K. Consulting2020-05-27
  3. "A good life science focused consulting"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant in Shanghai, Shanghai
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at L.E.K. Consulting full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Impact with insights Solid analytics Smart and friendly colleagues

    Cons

    Project type and industry focus are a bit limited

    L.E.K. Consulting2020-05-19
  4. "Good work environment. Good exit options"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Associate Consultant in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Friendly, Diverse, Less travel, Positive environment, Great exposure

    Cons

    Limited exposure to variety of industries, Can be touchy-feely

    L.E.K. Consulting2020-05-18
  5. "not fun"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Co Op in Boston, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    not many, nice office space

    Cons

    too many to think about

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    L.E.K. Consulting2020-05-28
  6. "Good company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

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

    Pros

    Good culture, good people, nice team structure

    Cons

    quite focused on healthcare industry

    L.E.K. Consulting2020-05-11
  7. "The reviews are true, LEK is a dumpster fire"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Exposure to several skills and industries

    Cons

    You have to work at LEK

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    L.E.K. Consulting2020-05-26
  8. "Wonderful learning and team; long hours"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at L.E.K. Consulting full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Incredible learning opportunities, wonderful team members

    Cons

    Very long hours, highly hierarchical

    L.E.K. Consulting2020-05-08
  9. "great"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    enjoyed my time here good team

    Cons

    hours did not suit hours not flexible

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    L.E.K. Consulting2020-05-02
  10. "Great learning environment and professional dev, very difficult work life balance"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant in Boston, MA

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

    Pros

    No better place to learn and accelerate your career

    Cons

    Very long hours and high expectations

    L.E.K. Consulting2020-05-06
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