Bain & Company Case Interview Questions & Answers

Fast Food Chain Shake Shack to Expand into Sugarland

Case Type: market entry, new market; math problem.
Consulting Firm: Bain & Company 2nd round full time job interview written case.
Industry Coverage: restaurant & food service.

Case Interview Question #01345: Please read the following written case prompt carefully and answer the three questions. You may use the calculator, paper and pen made available to you. After 20 minutes, you will walk through… Read the rest

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Six Flags Hatches Plan for a New Theme Park

Case Type: add capacity, growth; math problem.
Consulting Firm: Bain & Company 2nd round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: Entertainment; Sports, Leisure & Recreation.

Case Interview Question #01305: Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE: SIX) is an amusement park corporation based in the United States. It is the largest amusement park company in the world, based on the number of properties owned,… Read the rest

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Consumer Electronics Company to Cut $350M in Costs

Case Type: reduce costs; mergers and acquisitions (M&A).
Consulting Firm: Bain & Company 2nd round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: consumer electronics, home appliances; manufacturing.

Case Interview Question #01294: Our client C.M. Burns Manufacturing Co., a $20B annual revenue consumer electronics company has just purchased Smithers Electronics Inc., a $4B annual revenue consumer electronics company, and is busy integrating the… Read the rest

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Blum Capital to Acquire Epoxy Lab Countertop Maker

Case Type: private equity & investment.
Consulting Firm: Bain & Company first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: building materials; chemicals.

Case Interview Question #01286: Our client Blum Capital Partners is an American private equity firm focused on leveraged buyout, growth capital and PIPE (private investment in public equity) investments in small cap and middle-market companies across a range of industries. Based… Read the rest

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