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Frederic LEROY

Affiliate Professor

Strategy and Business Policy

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Biography

Frédéric Leroy is full affiliate professor in Strategic Management at HEC. He is graduate from Ecole Normale Supérieure and Paris Pantheon Sorbonne University where he studied philosophy and history. He received his Ph.D. in Strategy from HEC.

His research interests cover the areas of mergers and acquisitions focusing on M&A's strategy and implementation process, organizational learning processes and knowledge. He published several articles on these topics. He also works on the influence of new organizational forms on organizational identity. He published "The firm's strategies", Dunod

Prior to joining Hec Frédéric Leroy was on the faculty at Audencia Nantes Management School. He also worked as a consultant at Corporate Value Associates, Gemini Consulting and Mercer Management Consulting.

Scientific articles

Managing Transition in an Artistic Company With Entrepreneurial Management: A Case Study of Groupe Bernard Loiseau

International Journal of Arts Management, Winter 2014, vol. 16, n° 2, pp 42-54, (in coll. with T. PARIS)

The Cognitive and Behavioural Dimensions of Organizational Learning in a Merger: An Empirical Study

Journal of Management Studies, November 1997, vol. 34, n° 6, pp 871-894, (in coll. with B. RAMANANTSOA)

Books

Strategor - 7e édition

Dunod, Paris

Les stratégies de l'entreprise - 4e éd.

Dunod, Paris

Chapters edited in books

The Cognitive and Behavioral Dimensions of Organizational Learning in a Merger: An Emprical Study (Journal of Management Studies, 34 (6), November, 1997, 871-94)

Organizational Learning And Knowledge Management Volume Ii, W. H. Starbuck, P. S. Whalen, Edward Elgar Publishing

Working papers

Case Studies

The case describes the process through which the “prepaid services” division of the Accor hotel group was spun off in 2010 as Edenred, an independent publicly traded company. It goes on to explain what prepaid services are and to describe the pre , 2014

The case describes the process through which the 'prepaid services' division of the Accor hotel group was spun off in 2010 as Edenred, an independent publicly traded company. It goes on to explain what prepaid services are and to describe the prepaid , 2014

The "gastronomic" company Groupe Bernard Loiseau was managed by its founder, manager and Chef from the very beginning. The total size of the group was one hundred employees, 4 restaurants. After Bernard Loiseau's death in February 2003, the company l , 2012

The “gastronomic” company Groupe Bernard Loiseau was managed by its founder, manager and Chef from the very beginning. The total size of the group was one hundred employees, 4 restaurants. After Bernard Loiseau’s death in February 2003, the com , 2012

Scientific articles

Managing Transition in an Artistic Company With Entrepreneurial Management: A Case Study of Groupe Bernard Loiseau

International Journal of Arts Management, Winter 2014, vol. 16, n° 2, pp 42-54, (in coll. with T. PARIS)

The Cognitive and Behavioural Dimensions of Organizational Learning in a Merger: An Empirical Study

Journal of Management Studies, November 1997, vol. 34, n° 6, pp 871-894, (in coll. with B. RAMANANTSOA)

Books

Strategor - 7e édition

Dunod, Paris

Les stratégies de l'entreprise - 4e éd.

Dunod, Paris

Chapters edited in books

The Cognitive and Behavioral Dimensions of Organizational Learning in a Merger: An Emprical Study (Journal of Management Studies, 34 (6), November, 1997, 871-94)

Organizational Learning And Knowledge Management Volume Ii, W. H. Starbuck, P. S. Whalen, Edward Elgar Publishing

Working papers

Case Studies

The Cognitive and Behavioral Dimensions of Organizational Learning in a Merger: An Emprical Study (Journal of Management Studies, 34 (6), November, 1997, 871-94)

Organizational Learning And Knowledge Management Volume Ii, W. H. Starbuck, P. S. Whalen, Edward Elgar Publishing

Education

  • Doctorat en Sciences de Gestion (Ph.D. in Management), HEC Paris - France
  • DEA en Philosophie et Histoire, Ecole Normale Supérieure - France
  • Master of Science/Grande Ecole, Audencia Nantes School of Management - France

Academic appointments

Academic responsabilities at HEC

  • 2009- Affiliate Professor HEC Paris

External Academic Responsabilities

  • 1997-2006 Professor Audencia Nantes School of Management

Awards & honors

  • 2011 BNP Paribas Pierre Vernimmen Teaching Award (Affiliate Professor)
  • 2009 TOP CAS 2009 en Politique generale - strategie Les recettes du renouveau : la reorganisation du Groupe Bernard Loiseau au deces de son chef