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Class profile


105 Students


24 Average age


40% Women


>10 Nationalities


All academic backgrounds welcome


Student stories

Master's programs

The program combines the best of both academic and entrepreneurial worlds: enough structure to gain a clear vision of the start-up industry as a whole and enough freedom to delve deep into a particular subject of interest with like-minded people


Corentin Trebaol

MSc X-HEC Entrepreneurs

Class of 2019

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Master's programs

X-HEC Entrepreneurs is one of those rare programs where you learn via experience. We are never stuck in the back seat: all our classes focus on creative project work and I see myself as more of an entrepreneur than a student


Ramy Ghorayeb

MSc X-HEC Entrepreneurs

Class of 2019

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Master's programs

I've never learned as much as I have this year. The program’s focus on practical experience, alongside unparalleled lectures delivered by world experts, allows for a strong network of friendships and professional partnerships to emerge.


Arthaud Mesnard

MSc X-HEC Entrepreneurs

Class of 2019

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Teaching Staff

Our aim is to create an entrepreneurial hub in Paris. Through an original, multidisciplinary and multicultural approach, we hope to inspire many generations of entrepreneurs so they can face future challenges, and help nurture future business leaders who will one day dominate world markets. 

Alain Bloch and Bruneau Martinaud

  • Alain BLOCH, Academic Director of the X-HEC Entrepreneurs program.
  • Céline BONDARD, Partner at Cabinet Bondard.
  • Ambroise COLLON, Executive Director of the X-HEC Entrepreneurs program.
  • Philippe DROBINSKI, Head of the Dynamic Meteorology Lab at École Polytechnique, École Normale Supérieure and the Sorbonne. 
  • Bruno MARTINAUD, Director of the Technology Venture Master Program at Ecole Polytechnique and of the X-HEC Entrepreneurs program.
  • Cécile MILLET, Managing Director of Provexis.
  • Jacky MOORTGAT, Founder and CEO of MOORTGAT.
  • Anne‐Laure SELLIER, Associate Professor of Marketing at HEC Paris.
  • Valérie TANDEAU DE MARSA, Founder of VTM Conseil.
  • Olivier YOUNES, Founding CEO of EXPEN and professor at HEC Paris.


HEC Paris is one of the world’s top research schools in economics and management. Our faculty push the boundaries of knowledge by producing the highest quality research. They aim to have an impact on pedagogy, management practices, public policies and society at large.

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