Press Releases

Ashoka University Inks MoU With HEC Paris

22 March 2017

Ashoka University has inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with HEC Paris. The collaboration brings together one of the world’s leading European Business Institutes and India’s pioneering Liberal Arts university to promote cooperation on academic and research development between the two. As a part of the MoU, the two institutions will look at designing innovative academic programs and course (...)

The International Forum “Seed Entrepreneurship Summit” announces its third edition on March the 31st and April the 1st

9 March 2017

Seed Entrepreneurship Summit, the HEC Paris and the University of Paris-Saclay’s international entrepreneurial forum will open its doors at the BPI France Le Hub on the 31st of March and on the HEC Paris campus on the 1st of April. Dedicated to young entrepreneurs and students, the event will offer a day and a half of sharing experiences, meetings, workshops and pitch competitions. This year, the (...)

HEC Paris boosts economic change and social good in South Africa

8 March 2017

A programme designed to teach business professionals how to build socially and ethically responsible companies – taking lessons from one of the world’s most rapidly developing economies – is to take place in Johannesburg next month. The “Inclusive Business and Value Creation” programme, delivered by HEC Paris Executive Education, will run from 17th – 21st April 2017 in Johannesburg, and is (...)

Atos and HEC Paris Digital Centre join forces to train Industry 4.0 leaders

8 February 2017

Atos, a global leader in digital transformation, is bringing its expertise to the fields of Industry 4.0 and artificial intelligence by joining the Digital Centre at HEC Paris. As the latest member of the HEC Paris Foundation, Atos is involved in educational developments at the Digital Centre.

HEC Paris is calling for applications to its new base at Station F - the world’s biggest start-up campus

24 January 2017

HEC Paris Incubator is calling for applications for its latest intake of entrepreneurs. On 3rd April, the school’s incubator will be relocating to Station F in Paris, with 700 square meters and 175 desks to be occupied by start-ups supported by the school’s incubator.

HEC Paris and DowJones rank top performing Private Equity firms for 2016

17 January 2017

Waterland Private Equity Investments along with Vista Equity Partners and Dubilier & Rice have secured the top three spots respectively in the 2016 HEC-DowJones Private Equity Performance Ranking. HEC Paris Business School and DowJones joined forces in 2009 to publish an annual ranking of PE firms based on their historic performance and expected future competitiveness respectively, aiming to (...)

French-American Chamber of Commerce - New York and HEC Paris Announce Strategic Partnership to Promote Student Mobility between France and the U.S.

10 January 2017

The French-American Chamber of Commerce in New York (FACC-NY) and HEC Paris are pleased to announce a strategic agreement to boost student mobility between France and the United States. 

L’Oréal partners with HEC Paris’ Entrepreneurship Center

12 December 2016

L’Oréal is a long-standing corporate partner of the HEC Foundation, having been on the Foundation’s Management Board since 1993. After creating the “Leadership” Chair together in 2008, today, L’Oréal and HEC Paris are launching their new “Entrepreneuship” Chair, a 3-year partnership aimed at preparing the entrepreneurs of tomorrow. The Chair’s activities will be overseen by Thomas Astebro, (...)

HEC Paris partners with Le Wagon to bring technical skills to its students

1 December 2016

HEC Paris has recently partnered with Le Wagon, a 9 week coding bootcamp based in Paris, to offer web development skills to students of our Entrepreneurship Masters program. 

HEC Paris launches the Movement for Social * Business Impact

28 November 2016

HEC Paris is proud to announce the launch of an ambitious initiative: the Movement for Social * Business Impact. This movement aims at contributing to a more inclusive economy, where businesses seek to maximize their social impact together with their economic performance.