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  • London, United Kingdom
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1943
  • Company - Private
  • Consulting
  • $100 to $500 million (USD)

CompetitorsMcKinsey & Company, Accenture, Deloitte
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We believe in the power of ingenuity to build a positive human future in a technology-driven world. As strategies, technologies and innovation collide, we create opportunity from complexity. Our diverse teams of experts combine innovative thinking and breakthrough use of ...
Mission: Our clients recognise we’re different. We’re different in ‘what’ we do, and even more in ‘how’ we do it. Our strategy work helps clients deliver innovation into the real world. At the heart of our business are our people – strategists, technologists, digital experts, consultants ...

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Best Places to Work: 2015(#11)

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2 Mar 2021
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"So impressed with the people and culture at PA"

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Truly inclusive and supportive culture Depth of expertise and professionalism Plenty of opportunities for education (high training budget) Breadth of interesting roles and client work No trace of


Although you are given a grace period to bed in you are expected to pitch in and add value as soon as possible. You should be proactive and a confident self-starter.
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PA Consulting Interviews

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Campus Recruiting16%

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    Was invited to a first round interview with HR.

    It was a really enjoyable conversation and I thought the interview went well, but I never heard back from them afterwards, even though I was assured I would hear to schedule the next round the following Friday.

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Company Updates

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3 Mar 2021


We’re pleased to announce the completion of Jacobs’ investment in PA. Jacobs’ private equity-style investment supports our growth plans and strengthens our ability to deliver ingenious solutions for our clients. And it creates exciting new opportunities for our people to build their careers and do impactful work as we help organisations adapt and transform in our fast-changing world.


Today marks the start of an exciting new chapter for our firm as we confirm a private equity-style investment from Jacobs, a global technical and professional services leader that is 'Challenging today, Reinventing tomorrow'.

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18 Dec 2020


Our employee shareholders are pleased to announce that Jacobs has signed an agreement to co-invest in our firm. They will replace The Carlyle Group who, over the past five years, have helped us in Bringing Ingenuity to Life for more clients than ever before. Jacobs’ market-leading reputation, the alignment in our respective ambitions and the opportunities to better serve clients through access to Jacobs’ global platform and client base, position us for the next phase of growth. Jacobs’ investment will support PA to further develop our market-leading capabilities in design, technology and innovation, and will support our work to innovate towards a positive human future. Find out more about us and our growth story >>

PA Consulting Awards & Accolades

  • #2 Consulting Firm with the most differentiated offering in the marketConsultancy.uk2018
  • LinkedIn's Top Companies ListLinkedIn, Top 252017

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...The included private healthcare cover is hassle free and invaluable if you have a family....

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