The people you meet and the experiences you share during your Executive MBA can serve and support you during your career.
More than just an academic programme, our Executive MBA is a vibrant community of people who often network and get together outside of the classroom.
You are welcome to join the HEC Lausanne Executive MBA community and continue to enjoy the Executive MBA experience!
22 Nov, 2023
This year marks the 10th anniversary of HEC Lausanne Executive MBA’s Healthcare Management Focus. Over the last decade, our EMBA programme has been at the forefront, cultivating dynamic leaders, fostering innovation in healthcare, and deepening our understanding of the complex health landscape. Unique in a country where one in ten workers is employed in the healthcare sector, our focus already propelled the journey of numerous doctors, researchers, industry leaders and entrepreneurs.
10 May, 2023
To answer the question why an Executive MBA has become an essential resource for medical doctors and health professionals, we sat down with Dr. Vanessa Kraege, recently appointed Deputy Chief Medical Officer at CHUV (Lausanne University Hospital), who completed an EMBA with a focus on Healthcare Management at HEC Lausanne. She shares her personal experience and insights into how the program has impacted her career and leadership, and herself.
23 Feb, 2023
Here is the kind of story we like at HEC Lausanne Executive MBA, when entrepreneurs and professionals manage to have a positive impact on their company and industry as part of their training and individual projects. That's why every year a prize is awarded to the participant who presented the most impactful Strategy Consulting Project (SCP). This year the prize was awarded to Nathalie Brandenberg who, despite her busy entrepreneurial life, was kind enough to answer our questions and share her experience.
17 Jan, 2023
We've previously discussed the qualities and requirements of an Executive MBA student, but we haven't explored what it takes to be "The best Executive MBA student". To answer this question we interviewed our 2022 Best Average Grade Award winner, Zsombor Szirmai.
17 Nov, 2022
There are several ways to evaluate the impact of an Executive MBA on one’s life. In contrast to traditional rankings, this article seeks to highlight the non-quantifiable effects of our programme on one’s career and private life. We recently shared our significant progression in the Financial Times 2022 EMBA ranking. In FT’s rating as in many others, the effects of an Executive MBA are mainly measured quantitatively (i.e. Salary Increase). When qualitative methods are used, they tend to solely focus on the professional life of the participants In contrast to these methods, our latest Alumni community event aimed to showcase all the potential benefits of an EMBA on one's life (professional and personal). Therefore, we invited three Alumni with a singular journey to gain a qualitative understanding of the programme's impact on their careers and private life. The dozens of guests in the audience were also keen to emphasise how the EMBA has made them better leaders and individuals
12 Jan, 2022
On the 10th of December 2021, during the Class of 2020 Graduation Ceremony, François won the Strategy & Sustainability Award for his Strategy Consulting Project. François’ story and his SCP represent very well what an Executive MBA at HEC Lausanne stands for. We had a little chat with him to learn more about his Award-winning SCP Project.
21 Dec, 2021
Last Friday 17th December 2021, Class of 2021 celebrated its Graduation! A well deserved ceremony, for a well deserved diploma!
15 Dec, 2021
After an e-graduation, on the 10th of December 2021, Class of 2020 celebrates its graduation with a well deserved and symbolic graduation on campus!
17 Nov, 2021
After one year break, the annual Alumni Homecoming was back and took place on Saturday, November 13th 2021 at the Olympic Museum in Lausanne!
25 May, 2021
The 5 Levers to have Meaningful Work, according to Executive MBA’s Alumna Maria Zarraga.
05 Mar, 2021
It has surely been a difficult year and a half for our Class of 2020 students, not only because doing an Executive MBA is already a challenging experience but also because, as we know, this year has been a crazy year for all of us.
28 May, 2020
Brillens Medical is a start-up created by four alumni of the Executive MBA at HEC Lausanne. Thanks to their entrepreneurial spirit, the company originally targeting the eyewear market, is now actively involved in the fight against COVID-19 in Switzerland.