Posts under Category: PE & investment

Pfizer to Launch New Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis

Case Type: new product, new technology; investment.
Consulting Firm: Trinity Partners first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: healthcare: pharmaceutical, biotech, life sciences.

Case Interview Question #01379: Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a potentially disabling disease of the brain and spinal cord (central nervous system). In MS, the immune system attacks the protective sheath (myelin) that covers nerve fibers and causes communication problems… Read the rest

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Gilead Sciences to Commercialize Ear Infection Vaccines

Case Type: new product; investment.
Consulting Firm: ClearView Healthcare Partners first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: healthcare: pharmaceutical, biotech, life sciences.

Case Interview Question #01377: Our client Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD) is a global biopharmaceutical company headquartered in Foster City, California, United States that researches, develops and commercializes drugs throughout the world. The company focuses primarily on antiviral drugs… Read the rest

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Deepwater Horizon to Invest in Filtering Unit

Case Type: investment.
Consulting Firm: Analysis Group first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: oil, gas, petroleum industry.

Case Interview Question #01376: The client Deepwater Horizon Inc. is an oil refinery firm based in Texas, United States. An oil refinery is an industrial plant that refines crude oil into petroleum products such as diesel, gasoline, heating oils, kerosene, liquefied petroleum gas, jet fuel… Read the rest

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Media Giant Bloomberg to Reboot Product Offerings

Case Type: new product; investment.
Consulting Firm: AlixPartners first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: mass media & communications; software, information technology (IT).

Case Interview Question #01374: Your client is Bloomberg L.P., a privately held business media company headquartered in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. They have a wide range of product offerings, including financial software tools and enterprise applications, general… Read the rest

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