Announcing INSEAD Private Equity Club Networking & Drinks in Zurich

IPEC, formerly IPEN, invites INSEAD Alumni and friends to a Network and Drinks event in Zurich on November 27th. Bring along at least one person from the company you work at or other individuals interested in private equity In order to expand the Private Equity/Venture Capital network. Drinks as well as a selection of finger …

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The Top 100 Global Millionaire-producing Universities; INSEAD is Number 15

According to a ranking undertaken by Spear’s magazine and WealthInsight, a specialized data provider,. INSEAD is one of the top 15 schools globally for producing and educating millionaires. As for which subjects produced the most millionaires, engineering came first, followed by an MBA, economics and law.  Read more.. The top 100 global universities for producing …

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New Common Brand for INSEAD Private Equity Network (IPEN) and INSEAD Private Equity Club (IPEC) for both the Alumni and Student Clubs

The INSEAD Private Equity Network (“IPEN”) and the INSEAD Private Equity Club (“IPEC”) are pleased to announce that they have agreed to form a common brand and jointly use the following new logo going forward. The decision has been approved by the IPEN Executive Committee and the current IPEC leadership. The new logo was crafted …

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INSEAD is Tops for MBA Return on Investment

“When it comes to return on investment, grads at European schools have [US b-schools ] beat,” writes Forbes contributor, Matt Symonds of MBA50.com. Every two years, Forbes ranks the world’s business schools based on their return on investment. This year, the publication compared the earnings for the Class of 2008 in their first five years …

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Spies Who Loved Switzerland

The connection between fictional spies and Switzerland are many. Who can forget the opening scenes in The Borne Identity, starring Matt Damon, an amnesiac government assassin, which feature a secret Swiss bank account, and Zürich’s blue trams, or Ron Howard’s film Angels and Demons, depicting a fictionalized CERN in Geneva as the setting for the …

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Earlybird price ends Oct 15 for Diamonds are Forever, the Joint Business School Ball hosted by INSEAD

Joint Business School Ball earlybird price ends October 15th hosted by INSEAD. Book your tickets now..

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Roch Doliveux : Heads or Hearts. Which Will It Be?

Special report contributed by. Kerry-Jane Lowery, Writer, Photographer & Journalist GENEVA, 02.05.13. It is a Wednesday evening and Dr Roch Doliveux (INSEAD MBA ’81), Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Executive Committee of UCB (pictured left), a leading global biopharmaceutical company with its headquarters in Belgium, is at the Hôtel Métropole in Geneva to …

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Google’s Network-Driven Organisational Style

This month Alumni are invited to visit Google’s cutting edge reesarch and development center in Zurich. The event aims to build on the success of the first Google Zürich event. googzuriTo give you an idea of how Google is different from most other companies, we’re linking to a recent article on Google’s management style by David Dubois, Assistant Professor of Marketing at INSEAD, writing for INSEAD Knowledge.

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Crowdfunding Draws in the Crowd

A special report on our February iPEN Event in Zurich with special guest and experts participating in panel discussion: “Crowd Funding in Switzerland – in or out of the crowd?”

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Insiders’ View on Investing in the Mid-Market in Sub-Saharan Africa

Our recent event in Zurich provided a rare insiders’ look at African investment. We hosted about 100 Swiss alumni and special guests at the Africa Mid-Market Investment Seminar, where six experienced and successful African investment professionals described their experiences and discussed the key factors that determined success or failure for investors in the rapidly growing Sub-Saharan market.

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