OC&C Strategy Consultants Case Interview Questions & Answers

PE Firm Metalmark Considers Buying a Pay Phone Company

Case Type: Private Equity & Investment.
Consulting Firm: OC&C Strategy Consultants first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: telecommunications, network.

Case Interview Question #01324: Your client, Metalmark Capital LLC, is a private equity firm focused on leveraged buyout investments in middle-market companies across a range of industries. Based in New York City, the PE firm Metalmark Capital has raised approximately $8.5 billion since… Read the rest

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Why Renting a Tuxedo Costs the Same as Renting a Car?

Case Type: pricing and valuation.
Consulting Firm: OC&C Strategy Consultants final round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: automotive, motor vehicles; small business.

Case Interview Question #01266: Your best friend from college is getting married tomorrow, so you have to go to the local store to rent a fancy tuxedo for tomorrow’s wedding ceremony. After you walk into the store and check the… Read the rest

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Family Dollar Stores to Pursue Cost-based Pricing Strategy

Case Type: improve profitability; pricing strategy.
Consulting Firm: OC&C Strategy Consultants 2nd round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: retail.

Case Interview Question #01242: Your client Family Dollar Stores Inc. is a chain of dollar stores across the United States. A dollar store, also known as variety store, is a retail store that sells a wide range of inexpensive household goods including… Read the rest

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Mexican Tile Firm Expands into U.S. Market to Spur Growth

Case Type: market entry, new market.
Consulting Firm: OC&C Strategy Consultants first round full time job interview.
Industry Coverage: building materials.

Case Interview Question #01112: Our client Azulejo Tile & Stone is a large tile company based in the suburb of Mexico City, Mexico. The company is a leading manufacturer and distributor of ceramic and stone tile and is a major supplier to some… Read the rest

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