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Credit Suisse Vice President Reviews

Updated 15 Jul 2019

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Credit Suisse CEO Tidjane Thiam
Tidjane Thiam
122 Ratings
  1. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Vice President in Sydney
    Recommends
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Credit Suisse

    Pros

    Great work culture and people

    Cons

    Sydney is a satellite office so not much in terms of management authority

    Advice to Management

    no advice

    Credit Suisse2011-08-03
  2. "Good experience working with a Global Bank"

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    Former Employee - Vice President 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Credit Suisse full-time

    Pros

    Robust systems, good exposure to technical accounting in a multi country set up, having worked across 2 countries, continents, I would endorse Credit Suisse for a long term career.

    Cons

    Some times the people practices can be poor, so a good enforcement of policies may be required

    Credit Suisse2016-05-16
  3. "The Most Entrepreneurial Bank"

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    Former Employee - Vice President Strategy in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Credit Suisse full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Very entrepreneurial bank with extremely talented people.

    Cons

    Can do better with work life balance and middle management is sometimes confused of expectations.

    Advice to Management

    None

    Credit Suisse2019-07-15
  4. "AVP"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Credit Suisse full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Challenging Environment , Good WorkLlife Balance

    Cons

    Frequent Org Changes, Over Complicated Promotion Process

    Advice to Management

    Bring Stability

    Credit Suisse2019-07-14
  5. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Vice President 

    I have been working at Credit Suisse full-time

    Pros

    good people and good team

    Cons

    in some areas remains in a stone age

    Credit Suisse2019-07-02
  6. Helpful (2)

    "Watched a strong talent management strategy steadily decline over 15 years at firm."

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    Former Employee - Vice President, Global Technology in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Credit Suisse full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Profit sharing of about 8% profit sharing into 401k yearly is one of the stronger retirement plans.

    Cons

    The company has no strategy on how to manage and deploy talent with transparency in deploying all positions to low-cost centers without clear strategy except that attrition results in position moving to low-cost centers. The office workspace is a joke -Credit Suisse is the only NYC based employer in the history of commercial real-estate to fall below the threshold of 100 square foot of office space per employee by basically...

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    Advice to Management

    Enjoy your package if they are still offering it when your time comes

    Credit Suisse2019-06-28
  7. "Review"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Vice President in Singapore
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Credit Suisse full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Most of the junior ranked employees are good to work with

    Cons

    Most of the senior ranked employees are more interested in politics than the good of the firm

    Credit Suisse2019-06-27
  8. "Manage Team"

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    Former Employee - Vice President in Geneva
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Credit Suisse full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Strong Brand Name and recognition

    Cons

    Big disconnect between top management and business. No strategy for Geneva

    Credit Suisse2019-06-26
  9. "Decent employer"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Vice President in Singapore
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Credit Suisse full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Work life balance is good. People are nice.

    Cons

    Low salary and glass ceiling for promotions reserved for the in-crowd

    Advice to Management

    Give more opportunities to locals

    Credit Suisse2019-06-26
  10. "Great employer but limited opportunity to progress"

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    Current Employee - Vice President in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Credit Suisse full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great culture, high caliber colleagues, great products, great brand

    Cons

    Limited opportunities for promotion and career progress

    Advice to Management

    Great focus on people and structured leadership / career progress schemes

    Credit Suisse2019-05-30
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