• A Few of the Faces of the HEC Paris MBA Class of 2021

    When Amanda Shih, MBA ’21, set out to showcase the diversity of students in the HEC Paris MBA, she’d never written a profile before. But the biochemistry and microbiology undergraduate had spent two years traveling the world. “Everywhere I go, I meet people who are so amazing,” she says. “Every country has its unique history… Continue Reading

  • The Off-Campus Leadership Seminar, styled by COVID

    During their 16 months in the HEC Paris MBA, intrepid students might discover the campus’ waterfall, or wander through its series of man-made caves. But no one has ever been on the roof of the gymnasium in the name of leadership training—until now. The stakes have never been higher for Anna Pozniakoff, MBA ’22, and… Continue Reading

  • A total of 18 students helped organize TEDxHECParis 2021. Pictured here are Fabrizio Contartse (Co-Organizer), Helena Cabeza (Logistics), Shivani Tiware (Logistics), Nathan Barnett (Logistics) & Karan Nimrani (Organizer)

    TEDxHECParis 2021: Many incredible speakers, one thought-provoking event

    It’s easy to think of “à point” as a common French expression used only for cooking meat. But interpreted by the incredible speakers at TEDxHECParis 2021, those two little words transformed into one big, thought-provoking event. On the HEC Paris stage, the TEDx theme of à point was quickly redefined as a critical moment—the exact… Continue Reading

  • Student Voice: Karan Nimrani, MBA ’21

    Karan Nimrani isn’t just one of the youngest people ever admitted to the HEC Paris MBA—he’s also one of the most eloquent. The soon-to-be graduate of the Class of 2021 first stepped up to the podium at 5 years old. By age 13, he’d won the first of many formal speech competitions. “My mother was… Continue Reading

  • MBA Programs Dean Andrea Masini kicks off the first meeting of the EPV Circle at HEC Paris

    New MBA Club unites HEC Paris’ most Dedicated Entrepreneurs

    One of the most enticing aspects of entrepreneurship is being your own boss. But being the one at the top doesn’t mean that you need to face the challenges of creating a startup on your own. Developing a strong network keeps novice entrepreneurs focused, motivated and accountable—and can provide everything from positive feedback to deep… Continue Reading

  • 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

  • 5 Leadership Tips from Sidney Taurel, Chairman Emeritus of Eli Lilly

    The Global Leaders Series offers students a personal and privileged conversation with a well-known leader from the business world. During these student-led interviews, speakers share their views on effective leadership and the lessons they learned throughout their careers. The series is a unique way to explore fundamental questions around management, and to gain insights about… Continue Reading

  • 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