Overall Company Rating
4.4 of 5 stars (137 Ratings)

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Displaying 11-20 of 137 Employee Reviews

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Great experience and early responsibility but must be a self-starter

5.0 of 5 stars

Mid-level in Restructuring | New York, NY | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Responsibility, early client engagement, ability to craft and develop advice at early age

Downers

None, but must be a self-starter to succeed

Advice to Candidates

Helpful to have some previous banking exposure

If you are fortunate and have an opportunity to join, take it and make the most of your experience; there is no other IB like GHL.

4.9 of 5 stars

Experienced in Mergers & Acquisitions | New York, NY | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

The people and opportunity.

Downers

None.

Advice to Candidates

It's a lot of work and you have to want it. If you do, it's worth it.

Mid-level in Mergers & Acquisitions

5.0 of 5 stars

New York, NY | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Culture and quality of deals

Downers

None

Great deals (high profile and big transactions), prestige and lots of responsibility

4.9 of 5 stars

Mid-level in Mergers & Acquisitions | Chicago, IL | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Culture & Prestige

Downers

N/A

I've closed two M&A deals in 10 months

4.7 of 5 stars

Mid-level in Mergers & Acquisitions | San Francisco, CA | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Culture, Opportunity for deal experience, hours

Downers

Losing deals to bigger banks

Advice to Candidates

called a unicorn for some bankers from different firms. Incredible hours, great transaction experience, M&A only work, international work experience

Mid-level in Mergers & Acquisitions

4.3 of 5 stars

New York, NY | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Positive culture, opportunities for advancement, and working directly with clients

Downers

Hours can be long and unpredictable at times

Experienced in Mergers & Acquisitions

4.8 of 5 stars

2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

high compensation, large and complicated transactions, independent advice

Entry-level in Mergers & Acquisitions

4.6 of 5 stars

New York, NY | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Culture (collegial, flat org structure, no face time)

Downers

Less resources as smaller firm (limited research department, limited production staff, etc.)

Could not have asked for more in terms of an entry-level position. Incredible learning experience and a lot of responsibility

4.3 of 5 stars

Entry-level in Mergers & Acquisitions | Houston, TX | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Culture, work-life balance, learning experience

Downers

Lack of junior members, hours can be long

Advice to Candidates

Greenhill is one of the better investment banks to work, and the best culture in my personal opinion

We do right by our clients and they tend to respond in kind. They trust us.

4.8 of 5 stars

Partner/Principal in Mergers & Acquisitions | Houston, TX | 2017 | VERIFIED EMPLOYEE

Uppers

Culture, Competence, Quality of Team, Global Reach, No Conflicts

Downers

Slightly riskier revenue mix - all M&A

Advice to Candidates

The best platform to leverage very deep and meaningful relationships without distraction and competing product demands.