HEC Lausanne EMBA Blog

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Alumni Panel Discussion happening on stage.
Alumni Panel Discussion happening on stage.
Nov 22, 2023

Healthcare Management Focus: Celebrating 10 Years of Leadership and Impact

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…
By HEC Lausanne
Participants talking to each other during the introduction week.
Participants talking to each other during the introduction week.
May 10, 2023

Why pursue an EMBA as a doctor or health professional? — Interview with Dr. Vanessa Kraege

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…
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EMBA 2022 Graduation
EMBA 2022 Graduation
Feb 23, 2023

Alumna & MedTech Entrepreneur Wins Award for Tackling Startup Challenges

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…
By HEC Lausanne
EMBA 2022 Graduation
EMBA 2022 Graduation
Jan 17, 2023

Achieving Excellence: Insights from our EMBA Top Grade Award Winner

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. 
By HEC Lausanne
Executive MBA Participants having classes interactions.
Executive MBA Participants having classes interactions.
Nov 17, 2022

What’s the Executive MBA’s impact on your professional and personal life?

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.
By HEC Lausanne
EMBA Graduate
EMBA Graduate
Jan 12, 2022

And the Award goes to… François Ventura! Strategy Consulting Project and Abionic: a perfect Executive MBA story!

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…
By HEC Lausanne
Webinar information
Webinar information
May 25, 2021

How can you have more impact at work? Can you lead a more fulfilling life?

The 5 Levers to have Meaningful Work, according to Executive MBA’s Alumna Maria Zarraga.
By HEC Lausanne