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Eric CORNUEL

Lecturer

Strategy & Business Policy

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Biography

Eric Cornuel is an Affiilate Professor at HEC. He is the Director General & CEO of EFMD (European Foundation for Management Development) in Brussels.

He holds a degree of Sciences Po from IEP Paris, an MBA from HEC, a DEA in strategy and management from Paris Nanterre University, together with a Doctoral Certificate of Specialisation in Strategy from HEC Graduate School of Management Paris and a Ph.D. in management from Paris Dauphine University.

Eric started his career as an entrepreneur by setting up an hydroelectric power plant in France when he was still a student. He was in charge of the HEC Institute for Central and Eastern Europe (Paris). He then served as Dean of KIMEP, at the time the leading Business and Economics school in Central Asia, from 1997 to 2000. He was awarded a honorary professorship for his achievements.

Eric's key qualifications are in the areas of strategy, international management and entrepreneurship and he is a regular contributor to the Emerald Management Journals and the business press.

Eric Cornuel is, among others, a Board Member of the EIASM (European Institute of Advanced Studies in Management), EABIS (European Academy of Business in Society), ISBM (International Schools of Business Management, CEIBS (China Europe International Business School), and GFME (Global Foundation for Management Education).

Scientific articles

Moving Beyond the Rhetoric of Responsible Management Education

Journal of Management Development, 2015, vol. 34, n° 1, pp 2-15

The non-profit turn and its challenges for business schools Foundations for a new vision in third sector management training

Journal of Management Development, 2011, vol. 30, n° 5, pp 483-491

The practical wisdom of the Catholic social teachings

Journal of Management Development, 2010, vol. 29, n° 7/8, pp 747-754

Guest editorial

Journal of Management Development, 2009, vol. 28, n° 8, pp 657-659

Challenges facing business schools in the future

Journal of Management Development, 2007, vol. 26, n° 1, pp 87-92

L'enseignement du management, une priorité pour l'Europe

Revue Française de Gestion, 2007, n° 178-179, pp 3-16

The role of business schools in society.

Journal of Management Development, 2005, vol. 24, n° 9, pp 819-829

Scientific articles

Moving Beyond the Rhetoric of Responsible Management Education

Journal of Management Development, 2015, vol. 34, n° 1, pp 2-15

The non-profit turn and its challenges for business schools Foundations for a new vision in third sector management training

Journal of Management Development, 2011, vol. 30, n° 5, pp 483-491

The practical wisdom of the Catholic social teachings

Journal of Management Development, 2010, vol. 29, n° 7/8, pp 747-754

Guest editorial

Journal of Management Development, 2009, vol. 28, n° 8, pp 657-659

Education

  • Doctorat en Sciences de Gestion (Ph.D. in Management), Université Paris Dauphine - France

Academic appointments

Academic responsabilities at HEC

  • 2014 Lecturer HEC Paris
  • 2000-2014 Affiliate Professor HEC Paris

Scientific Activities

Membership in Academic or Professional Organisation

  • Membre, EQUIS Awarding Body
  • Membre du Conseil d'Administration, China-Europe International Business School, Shanghai Bejing (Chine)
  • Membre du Conseil d'Administration, ABEST 21, Tokyo (Japon)
  • Membre du Conseil d'Administration, Global Foundation for Management Education
  • Membre du Conseil International d'Orientation, European Institute of Purchasing Management, Archamps (France)
  • Membre du Conseil d'Administration, European Academy of Business in Society, Bruxelles (Belgique)
  • Membre du Conseil d'Administration, International Teachers Program (ITP)
  • Membre du Conseil d'Administration, European Quality Link (EQUAL), Bruxelles (Belgique)
  • Membre de l'Academy of Management
  • Membre elu de l'International Academy of Management

Editorial activities

  • Rapporteur, European Management Review
  • Membre du Comite Editorial, Society and Business Review
  • Membre du Comite Editorial, European Business Journal, GB
  • Rapporteur, Internation Journal of Management Education
  • Membre du Comite Editorial, Journal of Business Strategy
  • Membre du Comite Editorial, Management Decision
  • Membre du Comite Editorial, The International Journal of Business and Society
  • Rapporteur, Journal of Management Development
  • 2009- Numero du Journal of Management Developement - a paraitre

  • Awards & honors

    Membership in Academic or Professional Organisation

    • 2010 CEIBS Excellence Award
    • 2009 Best course of the year Award
    • 2002 Award for excellence, Evaluating Managers, performance in Companies in Transition, Emerald Publications, Journal of Management Development