Press Releases

HEC Paris Business School to host the 2016 “Fintech Talent Fair”

19 October 2016

For the second consecutive year, HEC Paris is organizing its ”Fintech Talent Fair”, a half-day event aiming to bring students closer to fintech-related employers. On October 20 2016, the HEC Paris Campus will host 17 companies representing the full spectrum of the companies involved in fintech initiatives: from startups to larger financial institutions like BIPE Rating, Blockchain, Bloomberg, BNP (...)

HEC Paris’ Class of 2016 celebrates Graduation at Hamad Bin Khalifa University - Dean of HEC Paris Announces New Dean in Qatar during Ceremony

9 October 2016

The Class of 2016 from HEC Paris, one of the world’s top three providers of Executive Education programs, has been honored during the graduation ceremony in Qatar at the Hamad Bin Khalifa University. During the ceremony, held on October 6, Dean of HEC Paris, Professor Peter Todd, announced the new Dean of the Qatar campus, thanking Professor Laoucine Kerbache for his tenure over the past (...)

HEC Paris and École Polytechnique join forces to launch MSc Big Data for Business Program

28 September 2016

This 2-year MSc program has been designed to combine high-level expertise in the engineering field, to train students in data sciences, with proficiency in the business field, to form data managers capable of taking strategic decisions based on data resources.

HEC Paris inaugurates its representative office in Berlin and confirms a strategic presence in Germany

26 September 2016

Prestigious French school of management HEC Paris is to celebrate on Monday 26 September the opening of its representative office in Germany during an official ceremony at the Embassy of France in Berlin. Those in attendance include Mr Philippe Etienne, France’s Ambassador to Germany, Mr Peter Todd, Dean of HEC Paris, as well as French and German personalities. The ceremony will be followed by a (...)

HEC Paris launches new online corporate finance program: Strategy@HECParis

19 July 2016

Following the success of its first online program, the International Certificate in Corporate Finance (ICCF@HEC Paris), HEC Paris will launch its second online certificate program with its partner, Finance Institute this September.

Real-time monitoring of student health, happiness, and well-being is now a reality - Arkéa Sécurité joins the HEC Paris Connected Care Project

31 May 2016

HEC Paris now offers its MBA and EMBA students real-time monitoring of their health, happiness, and well-being. Building on the Connected Care Project, financed by Intel, iHealth Labs, and the HEC Foundation, Arkéa Sécurité, a division of Crédit Mutuel Arkéa, will use its dashboard to collect data from HEC Paris and IE Madrid students no matter where they are located. The iHealth Edge and iHealth (...)

European business schools gather at HEC Paris for the 26th “MBA Olympics” - HEC PARIS, LBS, IE finish in TOP 3

12 May 2016

1,500 MBA student athletes competed in 23 different sports last week-end. For the past 26 years, the “MBAT” Tournament has been held and organized at HEC Paris. Students from all over Europe left their Excel spreadsheets, market segmentations, and SPSS analyses to challenge one another in climbing, swimming, running, and other sports activities. 

HEC Paris Connected Care Project and iHealth Labs join the 2016 MBAT Sports Tournament

6 May 2016

HEC Paris continues to explore how wearable health and well-being devices drive better cognitive performance while improving the health and happiness of managers. The 26 Annual MBA Tournament (MBAT) will bring over 1500 sports enthusiast from the leading MBA schools in Europe to the HEC Paris Jouy-en-Josas campus for three days of sporting competitions and social networking.  (...)

Kering partners with HEC Paris Luxury Chair

28 April 2016

Kering and HEC Paris School of Management have renewed ties that were established in 2010 around the school´s Luxury Chair. As a result, Kering will continue its partnership with the HEC Foundation for the next five years and will also sponsor the "Luxury Certificate" programme.

Wang Shi joins HEC Paris as International advisor

21 April 2016

HEC Paris announces the nomination of Chinese entrepreneur Wang Shi, founder and chairman of China Vanke, as the French business school’s International advisor.