Oliver Wyman Employee Reviews about "great people"

Updated 9 Jan 2021

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Oliver Wyman CEO Scott McDonald
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375 Ratings
Pros
  • "Incredibly Smart People, Impact-Driven Culture, Fun Colleagues(in 73 reviews)

  • "Growth opportunities, meeting great people(in 70 reviews)

Cons
  • "Significant work-life balance concerns especially in current work from home environment (always on culture)(in 155 reviews)

  • "Not much work-life balance - long hours(in 121 reviews)

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  1. "Good place to work in top management consulting"

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

    I have been working at Oliver Wyman full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great people Super smart teams Small and agile enough to design truly innovative solutions Real efforts to continuoulsy learn and grow as a firm Global operating model enables quick exchange of ideas across geographic and practice boundaries

    Cons

    Typical downside of top consultancy lifestyle Different culture in different offices, some better than others

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  2. "Would Highly Recommend but not without its faults"

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

    I worked at Oliver Wyman full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great people. Incredibly bright. Made some amazing friends

    Cons

    Would benefit from valuing support staff more

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  3. "Great firm - entrepreneurial, humble, lots of opportunity"

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

    I have been working at Oliver Wyman full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great people to work with - smart, down to earth, engaged. Growing firm with lots of opportunity for growth and advancement. Good pay and benefits.

    Cons

    Hours can be long and unpredictable, and leadership strength is inconsistent and weak in some offices / practice areas.

  4. "Great employer"

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

    I worked at Oliver Wyman full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Excellent development opportunities and great people.

    Cons

    Limited variety of projects available.

  5. "Great firm to work for!"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Associate in London, England

    I worked at Oliver Wyman full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Early responsibility - Collegiate atmosphere; great people

    Cons

    - Limited range of projects

  6. "Good"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Oliver Wyman full-time

    Pros

    Great people to work with

    Cons

    Too much travel all the time

  7. "Consultant"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Oliver Wyman full-time

    Pros

    Diverse work across the globe Great people

    Cons

    work-life balance can be tricky sometimes

  8. "Consulting Intern"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Intern in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Oliver Wyman for less than a year

    Pros

    Interesting work Great people Good feedback culture Opportunities for travel Good pay

    Cons

    Difficult to get feedback after internship ended Long hours Little support at beginning of internship

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    "Great opportunities"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Oliver Wyman

    Pros

    Early opportunities, great people, high impact work, good effort to balance work and life

    Cons

    Lots of travel, late nights, typical consultancy cons

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    "Associate"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Oliver Wyman full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good comp, great people - really become your friends, good travel opportunities, fun work events

    Cons

    not always a lot of say on which projects you work on, long hours

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