Press Releases

Natixis, École Polytechnique and HEC Paris set up the Business Analytics for Future Banking international teaching and research chair

18 December 2018

François Riahi, Chief Executive Officer of Natixis, Éric Labaye, President of École Polytechnique, Peter Todd, Dean of HEC Paris, Jean-Bernard Lartigue, Executive Director of the École Polytechnique Foundation and Olivier Sevillia, President of the HEC Foundation have signed a partnership to create the Business Analytics for Future Banking teaching and research  chair.

London School of Economics and HEC Paris join forces for Leadership 2030 program

13 December 2018

Leadership 2030: Navigating the tensions, contradictions and opportunities is a senior executive certificate program offered jointly between LSE and HEC Paris to launch in July 2019. It will bring together cross-disciplinary faculty, industry practitioners, and guest speakers from both leading schools.

Olivier SEVILLIA, Capgemini’s Chief Executive for Europe, is named President of the HEC Foundation

11 December 2018

Olivier Sevillia (MBA. 90), Capgemini’s Chief Executive for Europe, has been named President of the HEC Foundation. He takes over from Bertrand Léonard (H.85), who has worked tirelessly towards the school’s development ever since becoming President of the HEC Foundation in 2015.

HEC Paris launches its first office for West and Central Africa in Abidjan

22 November 2018

HEC Paris celebrates the opening of its first office for West and Central Africa, in Abidjan. The HEC office, which benefits from the continued support of CGECI, aims to train hundreds of financial managers and business strategists each year and to promote and develop the school’s activities in this region.

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.

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.