• HEC Paris MBA students take First in Prestigious Case Competition

    Three students—Abhishek Sinha, Ishita Dokania and Rajarshi Saha, otherwise known as Team uncHECked—recently won the 2021 CK Prahlad Grand Challenge. In striking back against the “tsunami” of Covid cases currently submerging India, the case competition called for an equitable, sustainable and healthy way of distributing vaccines within the country. The HEC Paris MBA students proved… Continue Reading

  • Sweet Taste of Victory: Taking 1st Place in a Wine Case Competition

    Written by Lewis Anderson and Jasper Stroeder, otherwise known as team Barrel Business Within days of starting your MBA, invitations to partake in case competitions steadily flow into your inbox. These inter-school, international business problem-solving competitions are synonymous with the MBA experience. However, as classes get more intense, extra-curricular activities fill your diary and the… Continue Reading

  • The Art of Business: HEC Paris at the Louvre

    Even on a rainy November day, the Louvre’s glass pyramid, set against the backdrop of the historic Palais du Louvre, has to be one of the most breathtaking sights in Paris. It’s here that the September 2018 intake of HEC Paris MBA students are gathering for a day of culture and art history, before heading… Continue Reading

  • Unique Recycling Proposal wins at INNOVATEChina

    Electric bikes (e-bikes) are incredibly energy-efficient, but their overall effect on the planet is grim. Their lithium and lead-acid batteries often end up dumped in rivers, or poisoning the local population. Thankfully, five HEC Paris MBA students have a solution. Their idea for streamlining e-bike battery recycling took 2nd place in the CEIBS 2019 INNOVATEChina… Continue Reading

  • Winning MBA students Nefe Etomi, Apple (Yuan Ying) Mao, Willie (Zheng Xiao) Zhao and Alexandre Marc

    Team NAWA scores big in the 2019 Global MBA Challenge

    There’s no sure-fire route to a smooth transition during a merger or acquisition, but four HEC Paris MBA students certainly have some tips that can help. Team NAWA, otherwise known as MBA students Willie (Zheng Xiao) Zhao, Alexandre Marc, Apple (Yuan Ying) Mao, and Nefe Etomi, recently used their ideas to seize the top prize… Continue Reading

  • Priya Kumar wins a prestigious McKinsey NGWL Award

    In about the time it takes you to read this story, 6,000 kilograms of clothing will be tossed into Australian landfills. Extend that to a year, and another 235 million T-shirts, pants and random other garments will have been jettisoned into UK dumps. These castoffs represent an enormous tragedy for the planet, and a serious… Continue Reading