• Cécile Villette shows a deeptech sensor created by Altaroad

    3 Tech Startups Run by HEC Paris MBA Alumnae

    Roughly half of the world’s population is female, but you’d never know it from the tech industry. Only 25 percent of all IT jobs are held by women; a number that dwindles to 10 percent once inside the C-Suite. Still, there are bright spots within those bleak statistics. Investment in female tech founders recently hit… Continue Reading

  • An Eye-Opening Conversation about Gender and Tech

    As part of our student-led series of events celebrating International Women’s Day 2021, the MBA’s Tech Club recently hosted a roundtable discussion with three female managers – and recent HEC Paris MBA alumnae – about their recommendations for working in tech. Insights (edited for clarity and length) from their eye-opening conversation. It’s an industry where… Continue Reading

  • Pratham (kneeling) leads a training session in Indonesia, educating the local food and beverage community about Australian wines

    COVID sparks an MBA grad to Launch his own Business

    Wine and spirits have taken Pratham Wahi a long way. As a child in India, colorful bottles with strange and wonderful labeling took him toward his father’s cupboard, where, transfixed by the exotic languages from all around the world, a seed was planted. A little older, they took him to a vineyard on the Western… Continue Reading

  • Simplifying the Complex World of Real Estate

    During the course of our lives, we meet people from a wide range of backgrounds and experiences. Being 93 percent international, the HEC Paris MBA is an excellent microcosm of this, connecting diverse individuals from around the world. For Sam Abazari, MBA ’20, seeing this door to different cultures and backgrounds reignited a personal goal… Continue Reading

  • Pascale Cagni, MBA '86, speaking at an alumni event

    25 at the Top: HEC Paris MBA Alumni in the C-Suite

    We never get bored of saying it: HEC Paris has educated more CEOs of Fortune Global 500 companies than any other European business school. Here’s the breakdown of the world’s 10 leading educational institutions, showing the number of degrees they awarded to chief executives and their companies’ combined revenues, as reported in the 2017 Times… Continue Reading