Advanced Management Program: chart your new path ahead

Do you face the dual challenge of delivering profitability today AND propelling your organization on a new growth trajectory tomorrow? Constant shifts in technology, geopolitics, and customer behavior add to your complexity.

Your future looks like anything but business as usual. With time and resources always limited, what you must aim for are nonlinear, stepwise advances in strategy and leadership.

Advanced Management Program (AMP) empowers you and your teams to think broader and implement new ideas beyond conventional solutions.

You will become more tuned into what is happening in the world, and acquire the ability to seize upon fleeting opportunities inside and outside your organization.

Leave with concrete plans that will yield tangible results in the short term while seeding capabilities that are critical for the future.


Take an outside-in perspective to examine the impact and potential opportunities of disruptive market forces on your business.


Adopt a growth mindset and build a culture of experimentation, exploration and innovation across your organization.

Advanced Management Program

Design a forward-thinking strategy and plan to refresh your core business today, while building capabilities, and capturing promising new opportunities for future success.

Strengthen key leadership capabilities

Strengthen key leadership capabilities to lead and inspire your organization to contribute to the strategic direction.


Work on your own business challenge with an executive coach throughout the program.

You and your class

IMD's Advanced Management Program is for seasoned leaders, with proven general management experience, possibly overseeing multiple products or countries.

Your class is individually put together through a selection process to ensure that you experience the most impactful learning with a truly diverse group of global peers. Your class will become a trusted resource, encourage your learning journey and surprise you in many unanticipated beneficial ways both during and beyond your classroom experience.

Blended program: liVe virtual & on campus
Leadership retreat in the Swiss Alps
Work with innovators & entrepreneurs
Go-to-market plan for your new big idea

Insightful and highly-energetic, Professor Howard Yu seeks to show the world how to keep one step ahead of the game in business. His research focuses on innovation, disruptive innovation and why and how companies go about producing it.

Your program director

Shortlisted by Thinkers50 for the Innovation Distinguished Achievement Award

You will emerge with the leadership mindset and strategic vision to sustain a competitive advantage for your company in changing times. My promise: you will be transformed!

Howard Yu

Program director

Next start & fee
Program length: 3 weeks liVe Virtual + 2 weeks on campus


CHF 30,000


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