Hello everyone and welcome to the IMBA Blog. The purpose of this blog is to keep you informed about what is happening around IE with the International MBA program, the experience of living in Madrid, our upcoming events and latest news on campus, and much more. You will also gain insights from current students and alumni who share their learning from their day to day experiences.

IMBA Success Stories: Interview with Ken Ijichi, Associate Investment Officer at the International Finance Corporation (IFC)

Ken Ijichi is an MBA candidate for IMBA 2018 with six years of experience in developing and managing renewable & base-load power assets in Latin America as an investor/operator. He is a specialist in Project Finance deals. Ken is passionate about creating economic and social impact that benefits not only project stakeholders, but also the…

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Culture of Inclusion at IE

By: Rebecca Taylor (Current Fellow of the IE Women Initiative) Culture is a buzzword that is seen everywhere in the business world presently, and with good reason. The culture of a company or educational institution will define a person’s experience and have a significant impact on either success or disappointment. Paula Robles, Executive director of…

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IMBA student, Alissa Warne, is one of the top 100 students among all the business schools

“I’m honored to represent IE Business School on the Poets & Quants Best & Brightest MBAs list. As Poets & Quants mentioned, the MBA is not an easy ride. Like my other colleagues, I’ve been through a whirlwind of exams, countless group projects, travel opportunities and plenty of extracurricular activities. But it’s these situations that…

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Women at IE

By: Rebecca Taylor (Current Fellow of the IE Women Initiative) Paula Robles is the Executive director of the MBA program at IE, and a fierce advocate to bring more gender parity to the MBA. When discussing why it is essential to have programs like the women’s initiative at IE and to help attract more female…

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