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Executive Education

Strategic business unit management - Paris

Strategic business unit management - Paris

Executive Master

Language : French

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Program overview

Carefully managing the different functions that are necessary to develop the performance of their business unit in an ethical and responsable way, is just as important as their leadership skills and their ability to develop the talents in their teams and helping them to innovate. 

They also have to prepare their teams to meet the challenge of energy transition, adapt to geopolitical changes and technological disruption by transforming them into opportunities to create value for all the stakeholders in the company. 

Executive Master Strategic Business Unit Management - Paris

Format: 8 modules of 4 days and 1 module of 5 days
Duration: 16 months
Language: French
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Cost: 42950 €*



Adopt a cross-functional and general approach to develop your management skills in your business unit 

Improve your leadership and your ability to have an impact on internal and external partners

Adopt a proactive approach to your business model in order to innovate and take advantage of the digital revolution 



Enhance your management and leadership skills  

Motivate your teams to be more proactive and innovative 

Better understand new forms of entrepreneurship to seize new opportunities


Academic Director(s)

Christopher Hogg
Affiliate Professor, HEC Paris

Learning methods

The aim of our action-based learning approach is to strike the right balance between theory, practice, methodology, authentic cases, active listening, public speaking, sharing different experiences, developing skills and both individual and group. This ensures you acquire hands-on knowledge and skills you can apply immediately when you return to the workplace. 


Consists of four 4-day modules and is equivalent to the Executive Certificate in Strategic Business Unit Management.

This cycle is based on a transversal and non-functional approach to management, with a strong focus on entrepreneurship.

Analyze, understand and master internal and external stakes

HEC Paris Campus (4 days)

Determine a strategy and action plan

(4 days) HEC Paris Campus

Performance management 

(4 days) HEC Paris Campus

Mobilize internal and external teams

(4 days) HEC Paris Campus

This cycle is designed to reinforce both personal and professional development, and enable participants to focus on their role as a leader.

Leadership, or the art of management

(4 days) HEC Paris Campus

New trends in entrepreneurship

(5 days) HEC Paris Campus

Applying strategy in a competitive environment

(4 days) HEC Paris Campus

Choice of electives - development electives

(4 days) A choice of 8 options mainly in finance, strategy, marketing, change management, sustainable development, digital business and performance management.

Final module - challenges and perspectives

(4 days) A final module on the prospects and challenges of management in the future to enrich and strengthen your medium and long-term vision of your role as a manager.

An HEC Paris tutor provides thesis support as participants put the theoretical and operational expertise acquired during the program into practice. 

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CPF and RNCP eligible program

Registration number RNCP ​24 868 - Code CPF 24 84 51
Degree title: Strategic Unit Manager

*Net price, HEC Paris is not subject to Value Added Tax. Prices, dates, faculty and program content are subject to change.

Professor Insights

Professor insights

In this video, discover Christopher Hogg's insights.

As a leader, you need to manage a team of experts, but you also need to have an ability in general management in order to forge your own vision. You have to make it as simple as possible in order to invest as much of your time as you can into new business growth and innovation." -Christopher Hogg

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Christine Collongues
Program Advisor


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96 %
De nos participants ont noté ce programme entre 4 et 5 sur 5 


Année de diplômation Taux d'obtention DIPLÔME Taux d'abandon DIPLÔME Effectif total participant présenté au jury d'attribution
2019 93% 0% 45