Press Releases

A new bridge between HEC Paris and Bangalore in the software industry

6 December 2007

To serve the management needs of Indian companies present in France and French companies active in Bangalore, HEC Paris and the Indian Institute of Management of Bangalore (IIM B), with the support of the Greater Paris Development Agency, have decided to increase their cooperation: already partners in student exchanges, they have agreed to open up exchanges to faculty as well.

HEC MBA Program hosts 4th annual Leadership Awards

5 December 2007

This event represents the culmination of the year-long Visions of Leadership seminar cycle that exposes HEC MBA participants to high-profile leaders in a variety of fields, from business, to politics, to strategic defense. By successfully integrating leadership training into its curriculum and related activities, the HEC MBA program fulfills its mission to transform today's high-potential (...)

HEC Paris ranked #1in Europe by the Financial Times

4 December 2007

Within a pool of the top 60 graduate business schools in Europe, HEC Paris is ranked first, for the second year in a row.

BNP Paribas and HEC Paris establish the BNP Paribas Hedge Fund Center at HEC

29 November 2007

BNP Paribas and HEC Paris announce that they have established a BNP Paribas Hedge Fund Centre at HEC. This is the third BNP Paribas Hedge Fund Centre, following the BNP Paribas Centres at the London Business School (LBS) in 2001 and at Singapore Management University (SMU) in 2006.

Pernod Ricard establishes a Chair of “Management of prestigious brands” at HEC

16 November 2007

Patrick Ricard, Chairman and CEO of Pernod Ricard, and Bernard Ramanantsoa, Dean of HEC, have signed an agreement to create a Chair of “Management of Prestigious Brands” at the HEC School of Management. The Chair confirms the Pernod Ricard Group's intention to strengthen its historic links with HEC.

Positive Management at the HEC MBA Program

8 November 2007

Confirming its status as a pioneer among French and European MBA programs, the HEC MBA has initiated a long-term process of sustainable development. This engagement is translated into tangible actions.

TRIUM ranks 2nd worldwide in the Financial Times

22 October 2007

For its second participation in the annual Financial Times Executive MBA ranking, the TRIUM Global Executive MBA Programme ranked #2 in the world (90 programs are listed). Each year, the Financial Times survey evaluates Executive MBA programmes offered by business schools from all over the world. The study assesses the career progress of alumni three years after programme completion, the academic (...)

CMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre, HEC Foundation's newest partner

16 October 2007

The HEC Foundation is pleased to announce that a new partner will be joining the Foundation. CMS Bureau Francis Lefebvre, one of the main business law firms renowned by French and international companies for its expertise in tax and legal matters, will be entering the HEC Foundation and reinforces HEC's involvement in the teaching and research of law.

HEC launches Part-Time MBA Program

25 September 2007

In response to growing demand for greater flexibility from program candidates and corporate partners, HEC Paris is launching a Part-Time MBA Program in English. This option is designed for managers between the ages of 25 and 35, who want to maintain professional activity while raising their careers to an international level. The Part-Time Program offers participants the flexibility to earn an MBA (...)

1st Worldwide Rugby Tournament of Business Schools

10 September 2007

From September 7th to 15th, the HEC campus will host the first annual Worldwide Rugby Tournament of Business Schools organised by HEC in partnership with the Conseil Général des Yvelines , with the support of Capgemini as main partner. During a week, the rugby teams from HEC, Duke University, Polytechnique, Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi, EM Lyon, Universidade de Lisboa, National University (...)