HEC in the Press

‘A trader must now have strong financial engineering skills’

internationalfinance.com, 5 February 2018

Olivier Bossard, Executive Director of the MSc Finance at HEC Paris, discusses the trends of the trading industry and what skills would be useful for someone aspiring to take on a trading role, using over 2 decades of experience in the industry.

Boosting female entrepreneurship in low-income neighbourhoods

euractiv.com, 5 February 2018

Through its Stand Up program, HEC Paris supports women from low-income neighbourhoods in fulfilling their entrepreneurial aspirations. 

The Business School Broadcast - 2nd February 2018

topmba.com, 2 February 2018

Ten students from HEC Paris have come together with administrative teams and teachers, as well as graduates of the school, to accommodate twenty refugees over a semester, as a result of HEC's partnership with Wintegreat, a solution for the professional integration of refugees.

Epic Foundation Says Business Can't Do Well Without Doing Good

forbes.com, 31 January 2018

At 21, while a student at HEC Paris, Alexandre Mars founded one of Europe’s first web agencies, and then created and managed his own venture fund, Mars Capital. The serial entrepreneur has gone onto create Epic Foundation (his sixth company since the age of 17) which aims to encourage wealthy individuals and wealthy companies to donate to youth-oriented organizations.


edu.sina.cn, 31 January 2018

HEC Paris' Grande Ecole has become a popular choice for Chinese students looking to pursue their studies. 

Davos Of The Many For The Few

socialeurope.eu, 29 January 2018

Alberto Alemanno, Jean Monnet Professor of European Union Law and Regulation, discusses what the World Economic Forum at Davos represents and whether it successfully achieves its goal "to improve the state of the world."

Snobs of the Square Mile

institutionalinvestor.com, 28 January 2018

A 2017 survey conducted by fund ratings group Citywire suggests that the best fund managers in the U.K. were educated at HEC Paris, University of Southampton and the University of Bath.

Macron has an answer to populism

politico.eu, 26 January 2018

Macron's plan: "Protect the person, not the job." Jeremy Ghez, affiliate professor in international relations, discusses Macron's stance on employment. 

5 Questions for an American MBA Student at HEC Paris—Margaret Hoffecker

find-mba.com, 23 January 2018

American HEC student, Margaret Hoffecker, explains why she chose Europe for business school, the pros and cons of studying abroad, and shares some wisdom for potential MBA students looking outside of the US for graduate school.

Arnault Transforms LVMH With a Fashion Star Instead of M&A By Robert Williams

bloomberg.com, 22 January 2018

Gachoucha Kretz, luxury marketing professor at HEC Paris, comments on the new leadership of Celine.