Press Releases

HEC reaffirms its values and its commitment to tolerance and diversity

22 October 2018

HEC Paris was victim of an anti-Semitic graffiti attack last week. The tags were discovered by students on the morning of October 12, scrawled on the walls of a study room in a student housing building. School authorities immediately took the necessary measures to begin to identify the culprits and filed an official complaint with the Versailles police authorities. Together with HEC student and (...)

Cornerstone OnDemand and HEC Paris Join Forces to Build the Digital Human Resources of the Future

9 October 2018

Cornerstone OnDemand (NASDAQ:CSOD), a global leader in cloud-based learning and human capital management software (HCM), has today announced a partnership with HEC Paris Business School for a new research project, focusing on human resources and human capital management through exhaustive data analysis.

HEC Paris experts publish White Paper to guide effective Digital Transformation in industry

1 October 2018

Investing in new technologies is not enough to ensure an organisation’s survival in an increasingly competitive global business landscape, say the authors of a new White Paper produced by HEC Paris business school.

ODDO BHF and HEC Paris create a Chair dedicated to Financial Analysis

18 September 2018

ODDO BHF, renowned for the quality of its financial analysis, has teamed up with HEC Paris to create a “Financial Analysis” teaching Chair. 

GS1 France and HEC Paris Create ‘Digital content for omnichannel’ Chair

31 August 2018

GS1 France, an organization at the heart of product information for more than forty years, has teamed up with HEC Paris to create the ‘Digital content for omnichannel’ Chair.

“Tomorrow is Our Business” - HEC Paris’ new brand campaign

17 July 2018

Three years after Peter Todd’s arrival as Dean and the deployment of the Deepen and Differentiate strategy, HEC Paris speaks out to reaffirm its leadership and ambition, with a special focus on its international standing.

HEC Paris Consolidates its Presence in Africa by Appointing a Director for its West and Central African Office

17 July 2018

HEC Paris announces the nomination of Alexis John Ahyee, 45 years-old, to the post of Director of the West and Central African Office. This nomination comes as HEC Paris prepares to inaugurate its first West African office in Abidjan, with the aim of promoting and developing its work in the region, especially in the field of Executive Education.

HEC Paris makes Purposeful Leadership a strategic priority

4 July 2018

HEC Paris 1981 Alumnus Hubert Joly, CEO of Best Buy, is donating €3.7 million (over $4.3 million) to help his Alma Mater create a new Chair devoted to Purposeful Leadership. The launch of the Joly Family Endowed Chair in Purposeful Leadership is a first step to positioning the school as a globally recognized center of excellence for the study and dissemination of Purposeful Leadership. Rodolphe (...)

HEC Paris Signs Strategic Partnerships in China in Presence of French Prime Minister

25 June 2018

France’s number one business school, HEC Paris, has signed major partnership agreements with two of China’s top universities, SUSTech in Shenzhen and Tsinghua University in Beijing. They aim to strengthen academic research, develop executive programs and create world-class degrees in fields as diverse as innovation management, entrepreneurship and creative industries. The partnerships will also (...)

HEC Paris Celebrates 15 Years of Alternative Management, Sustainable Development and Social Innovation Teaching

20 June 2018

The MSc in Sustainability & Social Innovation (SASI), a laboratory of reflection and ideas, questions ways of deepening corporate transformation and economic models to reach sustainability objectives.