• HEC Paris Tops FT EMBA Rankings for 2021

    The HEC Paris Executive MBA is thrilled to announce it has been named the world’s best EMBA program in The Financial Times’ 2021 EMBA rankings. The ranking is based on a host of stringent criteria. A non-exhaustive list of these include salary increase, career progression, work experience, international faculty and students, gender balance in participants… Continue Reading

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    Specialization Series: Luxury, Today and Tomorrow

    The luxury industry has a unique set of challenges to hurdle. The future promises new technologies, new generations, and new business models; as such, luxury cannot remain stagnant. At the same time, it must continue in its fundamental pursuit of differentiating itself from premium brands; luxury strategy aims to wriggle free from price sensitivity and… Continue Reading

  • Specializations Series: Shape the Future of Energy

    This specialization, which takes participants to Berlin and Doha in addition to the HEC Paris campus at Jouy-en-Josas, is geared towards executives working or planning to work energy production and consumption. It also attracts those for whom greenhouse gas reduction policies could significantly impact corporate bottom lines. The resulting need to define and implement a… Continue Reading

  • The HEC Paris EMBA Tops Global Programs in Latest QS Ranking

    An analytical ranking with stringent quantitative requirements woven into their methodology, this year’s QS report examined 202 EMBA programs in 48 countries. The HEC Paris EMBA performed in the top percentile of schools worldwide, earning an overall score of 92.3 out of a possible 100 points. “The QS result demonstrates that the quality of education… Continue Reading

  • Class of 2021 Celebrates Virtually; Ceremony Next Year

    Last week, the EMBA participants of the Class of 2021 graduated to the virtual pomp of The Grad Show, a live and online celebration of their achievements. It wasn’t a graduation ceremony—that comes next year—but it was nevertheless an opportunity to recognize and celebrate their remarkable collective and individual achievements. They join the ranks of… Continue Reading

  • After 20 years of working on the buy side and on the sell side of the financial industry, this volatility arbitrage quant went back to school.

    Why One of Asia’s Most Successful Quants Went Back to School at HEC Paris Executive MBA

    Over a career spanning two decades in Hong Kong and Tokyo, Jean-Noel Payer built up quite a reputation for himself as one of Asia-Pacific’s top volatility arbitrage quantitative traders. His LinkedIn page, for one, reads like a playbook in career progression for any aspiring hedge fund manager with lofty goals: Senior Equity Derivatives Trader, Senior… Continue Reading

  • Executive MBA alumni have consistently achieved significant career and financial progression, with an average salary increase of 81% three years after graduation.

    HEC Paris Executive MBA ranked #1 in Europe and #3 worldwide by Financial Times in 2020 EMBA ranking

    The HEC Paris Executive MBA is delighted to announce it has been ranked #1 in Europe and #3 worldwide in the Financial Times’ 2020 EMBA rankings. The Trium Global Executive MBA, a joint EMBA between HEC Paris, London School of Economics and Political Science and NYU Stern came in at an impressive #4 place. Assessed… Continue Reading

  • Our Top 5 Podcasts from HEC Knowledge

    September 30th celebrates International Podcast Day which marked the perfect occasion for HEC Knowledge to launch their new podcast channel Knowledge@HEC, whose purpose is about Expanding knowledge, Enhancing responsibility. There are over a million different podcasts available to audiences around the world and their popularity only continues to surge. While around 28 percent of Europeans… Continue Reading