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HEC Paris ranked #2 worldwide by the Financial Times for its Executive Education programs

10 May 2010

This ranking evaluates open-enrolment programs for individuals as well as custom-made programs for companies. Mainly based on the satisfaction of participants and businesses, it highlights the quality and suitability of the programs, the coherence of what is being offered and the excellence of the teaching body.

According to Prof. Bernard Ramanantsoa, Dean of HEC Paris: “Combining leading-edge research with teaching excellence and a genuine feel for what is important to industry and business today, HEC Paris has crafted an international executive education offer to meet the expectations of its corporate clients. HEC Executive Education arms senior and high-potential professionals with the vision and inspiration they need to react quickly as the rules of the game change around them. ”

“HEC Executive Education blends the current business environment with academic rigor in an applied practical way, offering its participants a unique and unforgettable experience. Our programs invite them to take a step back and reflect on the way they do business. This ranking shows that in executive education our customers are our best ambassadors,” says Prof. Bertrand Moingeon, Deputy Dean of HEC Paris, in charge of Executive Education and Academic Development.

“The high quality of the contribution of HEC Paris professors and their understanding of the specificities of our company culture contribute in a decisive manner to the open-mindedness of participants and a better perception of the issues of a leader’s role,” adds Martin Bouygues, CEO of Bouygues.

Source: FT 2010 Executive Education ranking, published on May, 10 2010

Press Contact HEC Paris:

Delphine Loevenbruck, Corporate Communications Director, + 33 1 39 67 74 84

Elisabeth de Réals, +33 1 39 67 94 21

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