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Management consulting salaries revealed: How much top firms like McKinsey and PwC pay everyone from interns to C-suite execs

Boston Consulting Group office in Hudson Yards, New York. Sarah Jacobs/Business Insider Management consulting is a highly competitive industry — with highly competitive pay. The consulting industry has taken a hit since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. Over the last several months, firms had to halt business travel, adopt remote work tools, and adjust to the new normal while simultaneously serving corporate clients. But many are still hiring for 6-figure jobs. Nearly all of the consul...
Tags: Finance, Careers, Trends, Pwc, Consulting, Deloitte, Kpmg, Ey, Teaser, Bain, Mckinsey & Company, Mckinsey, Boston Consulting Group, Bain BCG, US Office of Foreign Labor Certification, Subscriber Collection


How 5-year-old startup Shopee is leading e-commerce growth in Southeast Asia

Photo Illustration by Rafael Henrique/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images The value of Southeast Asia's e-commerce sector is estimated at $38 billion and is on track to surpass $150 billion by 2025. Founded in 2015, Singapore-based Shopee is the region's leading e-commerce platform by monthly active users The company has built its business on a mobile-first strategy that reflects high mobile internet usage in the region Shopee is investing in digital inclusion to help n...
Tags: Google, Ecommerce, Asia, Southeast Asia, Singapore, Trends, Sea, Thailand, Malaysia, Retail, Michael O Neill, Vietnam, Bain, Digital Inclusion, Bain and Company, Shopee


These are the key commercial real-estate deals and trends to watch: data-center investment surge; flex-space consolidation

We have the latest news on commercial real-estate deals, analysis, and trends. Katie Warren/Business Insider The pandemic threw the real-estate world into disarray, as people emptied out of offices, hotels, and malls and worked from their homes. That disruption has transformed how people and companies finance, operate, and occupy real estate. Some big firms like WarnerMedia and Uber have been rethinking office needs — and some commercial real-estate deals were put on ice as financing dries ...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Lyft, Asia, UK, New York, Texas, Softbank, New York City, US, San Francisco, Trends, Tech, Bank Of America, Andreessen


These are the key commercial real-estate deals and trends to watch: ByteDance data centers, WeWork demands rent

We have the latest news on commercial real-estate deals, analysis, and trends. Katie Warren/Business Insider The pandemic threw the real-estate world into disarray, as people emptied out of offices, hotels, and malls and worked from their homes. That disruption has transformed how people and companies finance, operate, and occupy real estate. Some big firms like WarnerMedia have been rethinking office needs — and some commercial real-estate deals were put on ice as financing dries up. Cowor...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Asia, Hbo, UK, New York, Texas, Softbank, New York City, US, San Francisco, Trends, Tech, Georgia, Bank Of America


Key commercial real-estate deals and trends to watch: ByteDance data centers, WeWork demands rent

We have the latest news on commercial real-estate deals, analysis, and trends. Katie Warren/Business Insider The pandemic threw the real-estate world into disarray, as people emptied out of offices, hotels, and malls and worked from their homes. That disruption has transformed how people and companies finance, operate, and occupy real estate. Some big firms like WarnerMedia have been rethinking office needs — and some commercial real-estate deals were put on ice as financing dries up. Cowor...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Hbo, UK, New York, Texas, Softbank, New York City, US, San Francisco, Trends, Tech, Georgia, Bank Of America, Andreessen


The DOJ is investigating Visa’s $5.3 billion bid for Plaid on antitrust grounds

It’s not just big tech that’s getting the antitrust treatment from the Department of Justice. Late Monday afternoon, the Department of Justice tipped its hand that it was investigating Visa’s proposed $5.3 billion acquisition of the venture-backed Plaid, which allows applications to connect with a users’ bank account. It’s a tool that powers a good chunk of new fintech offerings, and the Justice Department has apparently spent the past year looking into how the deal would affect the broader mark...
Tags: Travel, Credit Cards, TC, Finance, Massachusetts, Companies, AT&T, The Wall Street Journal, Department Of Justice, Doj, Plaid, Intuit, Justice Department, Mastercard, Bain, Visa


Key commercial real-estate deals and trends to watch: data centers are red hot, and studio space investment is booming

We have the latest news on commercial real-estate deals, analysis, and trends. Katie Warren/Business Insider The pandemic threw the real-estate world into disarray, as people emptied out of offices, hotels, and malls and worked from their homes. That disruption has transformed how people and companies finance, operate, and occupy real estate. Some big firms like WarnerMedia have been rethinking office needs — and some commercial real-estate deals were put on ice as financing dries up. Cowor...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Hbo, UK, New York, Texas, Softbank, New York City, US, Trends, Tech, Georgia, Bank Of America, Andreessen, Brooklyn


Why you have to pay attention to the Indian startup scene

This is The TechCrunch Exchange, a newsletter that goes out on Saturdays, based on the column of the same name. You can sign up for the email here. Back in August during Y Combinator’s two-day demo extravaganza, TechCrunch noted a number of startups from India that stood out from the batch. Names like Bikayi (e-commerce tools), Decentro (consumer banking APIs), Farmako Healthcare (digital health records) and MedPiper Technologies (helping hire health professionals) joined our list of favorites f...
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Startups, California, India, Tech, Intel, Chicago, Netflix, United States, Silicon Valley, Kpmg, Alex, Datto, Flipkart, Bain, Accel


These are the key commercial real-estate deals and trends to watch: data centers are red hot, and studio space investment is booming

We have the latest news on commercial real-estate deals, analysis, and trends. Katie Warren/Business Insider The pandemic threw the real-estate world into disarray, as people emptied out of offices, hotels, and malls and worked from their homes. That disruption has transformed how people and companies finance, operate, and occupy real estate. Some big firms like WarnerMedia have been rethinking office needs — and some commercial real-estate deals were put on ice as financing dries up. Cowor...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Hbo, UK, New York, Texas, Softbank, New York City, US, Trends, Tech, Georgia, Bank Of America, Andreessen, Brooklyn


Mixtape Podcast: Proposition 22 and the labor divide

California’s Proposition 22 is the most funded and perhaps one of the most contentious ballot measures in the state’s history. To date, the Yes on 22 side has put north of $185 million into the initiative. The proposition, funded by Uber, Lyft, DoorDash, Instacart and Postmates, would ensure workers remain independent contractors. A Prop 22 defeat would reconfigure fully how gig working companies classify their workers. On the first episode of Season 3 of Mixtape, we talked to two gig workers, o...
Tags: Lyft, Uber, California, Tech, Walmart, Starbucks, Bain, Palm Springs, Megan, Mead, Tsay, Vanessa Bain, Doug Mead, Shin pei Tsay Uber


Partnership, policy and trade in Asia’s economic recovery

Today, at the , leaders from government and the technology industry will discuss how to work together to bring about a strong recovery from COVID-19. This is a vital conversation. Advances in policy and technology have always led to progress and opportunity. But in Asia Pacific today, with another —and the virus only increasing the importance of digital knowledge and tools— it’s more important than ever that policymakers and technology-makers work towards common goals. It’s how we ensure the b...
Tags: Google, Asia, Australia, Southeast Asia, Singapore, Asia Pacific, Chile, Bain, Asian Development Bank, Singapore New Zealand, Public Policy, Google in Asia, Ted Osius, COVID


How e-commerce is transforming Indonesia's retail landscape

Founder and CEO of Indonesian e-commerce firm Tokopedia, William Tanuwijaya, poses for a photograph at Tokopedia headquarters in Jakarta REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan Indonesia is the fastest growing internet economy in Southeast Asia, with e-commerce being the major contributor Tokopedia is the country's largest e-commerce marketplace, with 90 million monthly active users Indonesia's large consumer market is a growing attraction for overseas players such as Lazada and Shopee ...
Tags: Asia, Japan, Indonesia, Southeast Asia, Trends, Retail, Michael O Neill, Ant Financial, Online Payments, Rakuten, Bain, Gojek, Dana, Edison, Jakarta Indonesia, Indonesia Singapore


There’s a housing crisis, and Abodu wants to solve it fast with quality backyard homes

Housing prices have soared in many markets across the United States over the past decades as populations have grown, square footage has increased, and new unit construction has languished. Houses that were once tens of thousands of dollars have transformed due to zoning restrictions into million-dollar manses, leaving millions without affordable housing. Few regions have been as hard hit by housing prices as the Bay Area, where the median price for an existing home last year averaged just shy of...
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Startups, California, Housing, Funding, Tech, Chicago, United States, San Jose, Cupertino, San Juan Bautista, Bain, Bay Area, San Francisco Bay Area, Geary, Redwood City


Tipalti receives $150M at a $2B+ valuation after its accounts payable platform sees a surge in use

Digital transformation has been one of the big enterprise themes of 2020: organizations are doubling down on cloud services both to link up suddenly remote teams and centralize apps, documents and data in a more efficient way. Today, one of the startups that has filled out that story with a cloud-based suite of accounting services is announcing a major round of funding on the back of massive growth. Tipalti, an Israeli company that helps businesses manage suppliers, invoices, purchase orders, ta...
Tags: Startups, TC, Twitter, Europe, Enterprise, Dick Costolo, Finance, Tech, Bill, TCUK, Bain, Greenoaks Capital, Chen, Coupa, T Rowe Price, Tipalti


'We've misdrawn the battle lines of capitalism:' The cofounder of Bain's social impact fund shares what really needs to be done to make stakeholder capitalism work

The key to promoting stakeholder capitalism lies in businesses adopting standard, audited metrics for responsible investing, "Accountable" co-author Michael O'Leary says. Michael O'Leary Stakeholder capitalism, the idea that a company's purpose is to benefit all its stakeholders, became the reigning economic theory in 2019 after 181 CEOs extolled the idea in an open letter titled a . But the pandemic put stakeholder capitalism to the test, and a report funded by the ...
Tags: America, Trends, Walmart, Pwc, SEC, Kpmg, ESG, Bain Capital, Jamie Dimon, Dick, Bain, Michael, Business Insider, Ford Foundation, World Economic Forum, GAAP


Dishoom's founder says everything he learned at business school was wrong. Here's how his quality-over-revenue approach helped Britain's Indian restaurant group explode.

Cofounder of Dishoom Shamil Thakrar Dishoom Shamil Thakrar is the cofounder of one of the UK's most successful Indian restaurant groups, Dishoom. Dishoom, founded in 2010, helped raise the standards of affordable Indian food in the UK, and now serves 40,000 diners annually and employs 900 people. Thakrar has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a background in strategy consulting at Bain & Co. In an interview with Business Insider he revealed how the hard-headed business principles of...
Tags: Business, UK, England, London, Success, Trends, Strategy, Restaurant, Britain, Profit, Tips, Starbucks, Edinburgh, Bain, Bombay, South Bank


These are the key commercial real-estate deals and trends to watch

We rounded up the latest news on commercial real-estate deals and trends. Katie Warren/Business Insider The coronavirus pandemic threw the real-estate world into disarray, as people emptied out of offices, hotels, and malls and worked from their homes. That disruption has transformed how people and companies finance, operate, and occupy real estate. Some big firms have been rethinking office needs — and some commercial real-estate deals were put on ice as financing dries up. Coworking and f...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Facebook, UK, New York, Texas, Softbank, New York City, US, Trends, Tech, Bank Of America, Andreessen, Brooklyn, Washington Dc, Manhattan


JupiterOne raises $19M Series A to automate cyber asset management

Asset management might not be the most exciting talking topic, but it’s often an overlooked area of cyber-defenses. By knowing exactly what assets your company has makes it easier to know where the security weak spots are. That’s the problem JupiterOne is trying to fix. “We built JupiterOne because we saw a gap in how organizations manage the security and compliance of their cyber assets day to day,” said Erkang Zheng, the company’s founder and chief executive. The Morrisville, N.C.-based startu...
Tags: Security, Tech, Software, Internet Security, Computing, Web Services, North Carolina, Free Software, Amazon Web Services, Bain Capital Ventures, Bain, Series A, Gitlab, Computer Security, Zheng, Enrique Salem


From warehouses to tech office expansions, these are the key commercial real-estate deals and trends to watch

Some big firms are rethinking office needs — and some commercial real-estate deals have been put on ice as financing dries up. Coworking and flex-office firms are struggling under big rent obligations after years of rapid growth. Katie Warren/Business Insider The coronavirus pandemic threw the real-estate world into disarray, as people emptied out of offices, hotels, and malls and worked from their homes. That disruption has transformed how people and companies finance, operate, and occupy ...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Facebook, UK, New York, Texas, Softbank, New York City, US, Trends, Andreessen, Brooklyn, Washington Dc, Manhattan, Brookfield, Ibm


Where to With Social Host Liability

Tort law in relation to alcohol-related injuries continues to grow and evolve over time, especially with a better understanding of how alcohol use can create a public harm, requiring a greater assumption of duty of care in certain circumstances. In 1974, the Supreme Court of Canada released their decision in Menow v. Jordan House Ltd., which evaluated a frequent and well-known patron of a hotel who became intoxicated there contrary to liquor licensing legislation. The patron was ejected by the d...
Tags: Law, Court, Canada, Court of appeal, Kim, Richard, Alberta, Bain, Stewart, Robinson, Allen, Supreme Court of Canada, Grossman, McCormick, Childs, Wenzel


Whereto With Social Host Liability

Tort law in relation to alcohol-related injuries continues to grow and evolve over time, especially with a better understanding of how alcohol use can create a public harm, requiring a greater assumption of duty of care in certain circumstances. In 1974, the Supreme Court of Canada released their decision in Menow v. Jordan House Ltd., which evaluated a frequent and well-known patron of a hotel who became intoxicated there contrary to liquor licensing legislation. The patron was ejected by the d...
Tags: Law, Court, Canada, Court of appeal, Kim, Richard, Alberta, Bain, Stewart, Robinson, Allen, Supreme Court of Canada, Grossman, McCormick, Childs, Wenzel


$5.6 billion cloud software company Nutanix shares soar almost 30% after Bain Capital invests $750 million, even as the CEO says he plans to retire

Nutanix CEO Dheeraj Pandey Nutanix Nutanix shares jumped nearly 30% on Friday after the cloud software giant announced a $750 million investment from Bain Capital to "support the company's growth initiatives."Nutanix CEO and co-founder Dheeraj Pandey also announced that he will retire as soon as his successor is named."There is no better time for me to make this transition to a new leader who can guide Nutanix through its next decade of growth and success," Pandey said in a statement.Visit ...
Tags: Cloud, Enterprise, Trends, Dell, Bain Capital, Idc, Vmware, Bain, Nutanix, Dheeraj Pandey, William Blair, Pandey, Ader, Benjamin Pimentel, Tech Insider, Jason Ader


Nutanix CEO and co-founder Dheeraj Pandey to step down

New $750m investment from Bain and strong revenue means he reckons the time is right +Comment Nutanix has announced co-founder Dheeraj Pandey will retire from his chief executive role once a replacement has been found.…
Tags: Software, Bain, Dheeraj Pandey


From warehouses to tech office expansions, these are the key deals and commercial real-estate market trends to watch

Some big firms are rethinking office needs — and some commercial real-estate deals have been put on ice as financing dries up. Coworking and flex-office firms are struggling under big rent obligations after years of rapid growth. Katie Warren/Business Insider Offices, hotels, and malls were emptied by the coronavirus. Even as they reopen, the disruption has many thinking we're looking at a new normal for how we occupy space. Some big firms are rethinking office needs, while others charge ah...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Facebook, UK, New York, Texas, Softbank, New York City, US, Trends, Brooklyn, Washington Dc, Manhattan, Brookfield, Ibm, Silicon Valley


Commercial real-estate markets have been turned upside down. These are the new winners and losers — and the key deals to keep an eye on.

Offices, hotels, and malls were emptied by the coronavirus. Even as they reopen, the disruption has many thinking we're looking at a new normal for how we occupy space.  Some big firms are rethinking office needs, while others charge ahead with expansion. Lenders are looking to unload debt tied to hotel properties as global travel takes a hit.  A surge in e-commerce, meanwhile, is fueling demand for warehouse and cold-storage space from  Amazon and other online sellers.  For more stories like ...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, UK, New York, Texas, Softbank, New York City, US, Trends, Brooklyn, Washington Dc, Manhattan, Brookfield, Ibm, Silicon Valley, Airbnb


How a trusted investor saved Attentive CEO Brian Long from building a 'disaster'

Attentive is a buzzy New York ad tech startup. But it might never have been born if investor Scott Friend, a partner with Bain Capital Ventures, hadn't told founder and CEO Brian Long that his original idea for the company was mediocre. Friend and Long had met and grew to trust one another when Friend invested in Long's previous startup, TapCommerce, which sold to Twitter for $100 million in 2014. Long had VCs pounding down his door offering excellent terms for his second idea, he told Busines...
Tags: New York, Trends, Friend, Long, Bain Capital, Bain Capital Ventures, Bain, Brian Long, Scott Friend, Attentive, Because Long, Coach Sephora, Urban Outfitters Founded, Bain IVP


From office spaces to warehouses, real-estate markets are getting turned upside down. These are the new winners and losers.

Offices, hotels, and malls were emptied by the coronavirus. Even as they reopen, the disruption has many thinking we're looking at a new normal for how we occupy space.  Big firms are rethinking office needs — and some commercial real-estate deals are being put on ice as financing dries up.  A surge in e-commerce, meanwhile, is fueling demand for warehouse and cold-storage space from companies like Amazon.  For more stories like this, sign up here for our Wall Street Insider newsletter. The c...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, UK, New York, Texas, Softbank, New York City, US, Trends, Brooklyn, Washington Dc, Manhattan, Brookfield, Ibm, Silicon Valley, Airbnb


CULTIVATED: 7 cannabis stocks to bet on for a Biden win — Fyllo's $26 million pitch deck — Canopy CEO says he's bullish

Welcome to Cultivated, our weekly newsletter where we're bringing you an inside look at the deals, trends, and personalities driving the multibillion-dollar global cannabis boom. Sign up here to get it in your inbox every week. If you want a discount to BI Prime to read our stories, sign up here! Happy weekend everyone!  It was a busy few days on the cannabis front. A slew of US and Canadian cannabis companies reported earnings this week, and — save for a few outliers — the dominant story was...
Tags: Colorado, Montana, Senate, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, San Diego, Biden, Bain, Nyse, Trump, Reuters, CIBC, David Klein, Klein


The Japanese House – “Dionne” (Feat. Justin Vernon)

Last year, the English musician Amber Bain released Good At Falling, her debut full-length as the Japanese House, which was full of slick and dreamy pop songs that paid off the promise of Bain's early EPs. Today, she's returning to the format she started out with with a new EP called Chewing Cotton Wool. It … More »
Tags: Music, House, Bon Iver, Bain, Justin Vernon, the Japanese House


From warehouses to office space, real-estate markets are getting turned upside down. These are the new winners and losers.

Offices, hotels, and malls were emptied by the coronavirus. Even as they reopen, the disruption has many thinking we're looking at a new normal for how we occupy space.  Big firms are rethinking office needs — and some commercial real-estate deals are being put on ice as financing dries up.  A surge in e-commerce, meanwhile, is fueling demand for warehouse and cold-storage space from companies like Amazon.  For more stories like this, sign up here for our Wall Street Insider newsletter. The c...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, UK, New York, Texas, New York City, US, Trends, Brooklyn, Washington Dc, Manhattan, Brookfield, Ibm, Silicon Valley, Airbnb, Ufc