FTI Consulting Reviews

Updated 6 May 2021

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FTI Consulting President & CEO Steven H. Gunby
Steven H. Gunby
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  • "work-life balance can be challenging with certain projects, compensation for longer hours doesn't always reflect the work put in(in 81 reviews)

  • "Long hours occasionally required but opportunities to work remotely help with work life balance(in 66 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work at"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant 
    Recommends

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time

    Pros

    Engaging senior managment, good work life balance.

    Cons

    Occasionally have to work late into the night and at weekends.

  2. "Smart people, fair pay, interesting work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in London, England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Smart people, fair pay, interesting work

    Cons

    Generally work life balance and stress


  3. "Do your research before joining"

    1.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Consultant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at FTI Consulting full-time

    Pros

    Access to some interesting work

    Cons

    - Very poor work-life balance - Extremely toxic and political culture - Poor work practices means projects run in a haphazardly manner - Terrible onboarding process zero engagement - Feedback is politically driven and does not tie back to actual work done - Project structure discourages engagement and opportunities to learn - There are other companies offering way more useful benefits

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  4. "5th company I worked for. Best so far"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time

    Pros

    Good culture, smart colleagues and a lot of support.

    Cons

    A lot of work and overtime expected.

  5. "Great experience overall"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Director 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at FTI Consulting full-time

    Pros

    The people at FTI all seem to have great networks. Those who are experts in their field are really good at what they do. Better than Big 4. Very interesting work and clients overall respect the company and brand.

    Cons

    Disjointed at times as it grew by acquisition. Culture still a bit lacking and people don't really seem interested to branch out beyond their teams and get to know each other.

  6. "Consultant"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Consultant in London, England, England

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time

    Pros

    Great work life balance Friendly people

    Cons

    Unexciting work despite intellectual environment

  7. "Flexible and nurturing work environment"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - London Office 

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time

    Pros

    Focus on professional development whatever your circumstances

    Cons

    Some out of hours work but to be expected in the sector

  8. "Great team, tough hours, bad compensation"

    4.0
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    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technology Consultant in London, England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    awesome team, exposure to top executives and clients

    Cons

    compensation is pretty bad, work hours

  9. "Good opportunity to build a career"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Director in London, England, England

    I worked at FTI Consulting full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Opportunity, scale, management, progression, leadership

    Cons

    large company, busy, office location, progression

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  10. "Good Company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Director in London, England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at FTI Consulting full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Decent Salary and a decent team

    Cons

    Some of the tech is a bit outdated

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