IE Business School advances to regional finals of Hult Prize in quest of USD 1 million to solve development challenge

Madrid, Spain — The Hult Prize Foundation recently announced that IE BUSINESS SCHOOL has advanced to the regional finals of the sixth annual Hult Prize. The annual Hult Prize Challenge is the world’s largest student competition and start-up platform for social good. In partnership with President Bill Clinton and the Clinton Global Initiative, the innovative…



Look at this great photo we received from current International MBA student, Fernando Castresana Pardo! Where will YOU and IE go together this year? Send us your photos on Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag ‪#‎IEtookmehere‬ to be featured on social media and you´ll be entered in a monthly drawing to win free IE memorabilia! Follow us…


“Age of Travel” – Perspective of the UNWTO Secretary General, Dr. Taleb Rifai

IE’s International Relations Club started off 2015 on a revolutionary note; a travel revolution, that is. We had the privilege of welcoming Dr. Taleb Rifai, Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organization, who shared his perspective on the matter. In attendance were some of Dr. Rifai’s esteemed guests: the Malta Delegation with Tourism…


Energy Efficiency Conference

By Tomas Sallies (IMBA November 2014 intake) Last Thursday at IE Business School, we had the pleasure to receive the visit of Mr. Xavier Rouland, Country Manager for Peninsula Iberica at EDF and CEO of EDF Fenice Iberica. Electricité de France (EDF) is one of the key players in the Electricity Utilities Sector around the world so…


IE’s ‘Woman of the Month´2014

Congratulations to all the distinguished women we celebrated in 2014 as part of IE’s ‘Woman of the Month’ monthly features in Linkedin.

Stay tuned to see who will be featured in 2015!






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Michael Gustav Helfenberger: recipient of the Swiss Life Award (formerly Jefferies Award)

By Nathanael Wilson, current student of the International MBA November 2014 Intake.   Last month IE IMBA candidate  Michael Gustav Helfenberger became the most recent recipient of the Swiss Life Award (formerly Jefferies Award). The distinction aims to recognize the most compelling theses from Swiss finance degree candidates studying at the university or graduate level. Michael’s winning 110 page submission draws from his undergraduate…


Y así nació el ‘IE Marketing Day’

Por Esperanza Pariente, VP IE Marketing Club En junio de este año, y antes de que se incorporará el nuevo board, Lyuben Tumbev (Master in Management), Miko David (International MBA), Katie Monteith (International MBA) y yo empezamos a fraguar la idea y a desarrollar la estrategia. Luego llegaron los nuevos miembros del board del Marketing…


IE Winter Games

When the temperature drops and the snow begins to fall, all around the world people prepare to celebrate this time of the year, with the longest nights and the coldest days. Whether it is Dongzhi in China, Inti Raymi in Peru, or any of the various different Christmas traditions, people come together to jubilate and fight off the…