HEC in the Press

Why are doctors, actuaries and investment bankers joining WNS?

economictimes.indiatimes.com, 28 December 2012

Many graduates, such as HEC’s Anupam Chatterjee who left HEC Paris with an MBA,  are moving from their current professions to work with a newly developing sector- BPO, business process outsourcing. This article tells us why.

15 HEC Students participated in the Doha Goals

zawya.com, 19 December 2012

Fifteen HEC students (Grande Ecole and MBA) amongst 400 participants in total took part in the first edition of the Doha Goals, the world's premier platform for leaders to create initiatives for global progress through sport. Professor Bertrand Moingeon, Deputy Dean of HEC Paris, was among the speakers at Doha Goals and said that "HEC Paris is honored to be represented at Doha GOALS by its highly talented students”

HEC Paris, Saudi hospital sign training deal

Ameinfo.com, 19 December 2012

HEC recently signed a memorandum with King Faisal Specialist Hospital to aid the training of 150 employees.

Qatar Leadership Centre and Harvard International Negotiation program delivers art of negotiation course to current and future leaders

Ameinfo.com, 19 December 2012

Havard International Negotiation Program and Qatar Leadership Centre have completed a two day training course on negotiation for the Current and Future Leaders at the Qatar National Convention Centre in Doha, where courses will be provided from various five institutions, including HEC Paris.

French national named World Bank’s Managing Director for Finance

ghanabusinessnews.com, 19 December 2012

Bertrand Badré, an HEC Paris graduate, has been appointed the World Bank Group Managing Director for Finance and Chief Financial Officer.

The Art of Negotiation course to Current and Future Leaders

qatarisbooming.com, 19 December 2012

Harvard International Negotiation Program and Qatar Leadership Centre completed a two-day training course on negotiation for the Current and Future Leaders at the Qatar National Convention Centre, Doha, during which participants benefited from courses provided by HEC Paris.

Venture firm adds life science specialist

efinancialnews.com, 18 December 2012

Venture firms specializing in Niche Areas, such as healthcare technology, have outperformed other categories or capital funds in recent years. Professor Oliver Gottschalg has conducted a study alongside Dow Jones looking more closely at the performance of global venture capital funds 

World Bank Group Announces Bertrand Badré as Managing Director for Finance and CFO

worldbank.org, 18 December 2012

Jim Yong Kim, President of World Bank, has recently appointed Bertrand Badré, HEC graduate, as Managing Director for Finance and Chief Financial Officer of the World Bank Group. Bertrand Badré has also been Managing Director of Lazard and an advisor to President Chirac.

Valérie Madon

ft.com, 17 December 2012

Valérie Madon, an HEC PhD graduate specializing in financial accounting, is now the director of an EMBA program at ESCP Europe and is interviewed by the Financial Times about her teaching philosophies and what she gains from her day to day life.

On National Day, let us celebrate Qatar’s rich history of education

qatarisbooming.com, 17 December 2012

Over the past half-century, Qatar has greatly progressed academically. The Qatar Foundation is home to a select few branch campuses of International Universities, such as HEC Paris