Inspiring the future

The majority of your courses throughout the year incorporate distinguished guest speakers who add invaluable insights to the topics and case studies you are discussing. Business leaders offer real-world learning by giving an overview of their company and industry, describing their career progress and the challenges they have faced, and by offering advice and tips on current business issues.

Module One Guest Speakers

Fabrice Beaulieu

Chief Marketing Officer & Executive Vice President, RB, The Netherlands

Fabrice Beaulieu

Chief Marketing Officer & Executive Vice President, RB, The Netherlands

Marketing Class with Professor Goutam Challagalla
Creating business value through purpose led Brands

Geraldine Leegwater, CFA

Member Board of Trustees, ABP, The Netherlands

Geraldine Leegwater, CFA

Member Board of Trustees, ABP, The Netherlands

Finance class with Professor Salvatore Cantale
What makes the pension fund industry so unique? A look at governance and asset management structures.

Peter Prem

Vice President Strategic Planning, Tetra Pak, Switzerland

Peter Prem

Vice President Strategic Planning, Tetra Pak, Switzerland

Operations class with Professor Ralf Seifert
How Tetra Pak incorporated deep tech and big data to drive value for customers, and the challenges in executing such a large vision.

Patrick Hoffmann

Founder, Owner & Head of Development, Otrada Group, Russia

Patrick Hoffmann

Founder, Owner & Head of Development, Otrada Group, Russia

Entrepreneurship class with Professor Benoit Leleux
#1 swine genetics provider in Russia

Joseph Varennes

Managing Director, Otrada Group, Russia

Joseph Varennes

Managing Director, Otrada Group, Russia

Entrepreneurship class with Professor Benoit Leleux

Module Two Guest Speakers

Jan van der Kaaij

Managing Partner of Finch & Beak and author of "Winning Sustainability Strategies"

Jan van der Kaaij

Managing Partner of Finch & Beak and author of "Winning Sustainability Strategies"

Business & Society class with Professor Knut Haanaes
Practical company cases of successes and failures in sustainability

Neelima Dahiya

Director, Product Management, Data Platforms and Analytics Solutions at Expedia

Neelima Dahiya

Director, Product Management, Data Platforms and Analytics Solutions at Expedia

Marketing class with Professor Amit Joshi
Innovative ways in which AI and ML are being applied by industry leaders today.

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