Masterclass & Networking in Munich

  On November 25th, we shared a lovely evening in Munich with our IE professor Balvinder Singh Powar who gave us, current students, future candidates and also alumni a very interesting talk on “A Leadership Journey: From Moon Landing to Sub Orbital Commercial Space”.   During the session, Balvinder discussed his experience in the commercial…


Storytelling in the digital age.Impressions from the European PR Congress and Umberto Pieraccioni’s presentation.

Looking back on this year’s European PR Congress, which is held annually in Kyiv, Ukraine, it is probably best to describe the event and what took place as a “getting back to basics” exercise. After spending so much time discussing proof points, collecting hard facts and segmenting audiences, we finally came back to a few…


IE Germany, Austria & Switzerland November Events

In the upcoming fall, we are holding a series of events within our region. Firstly, ‘Your Career Strategy at IE Business School’ will be held for IE International MBA students in Munich and Frankfurt on November 6th and 7th. At this event, it is our pleasure to welcome Margarida Constantino, Associate Director of IE Careers…


IE Alumni Association Oktoberfest 2013 Blog

It is Oktoberfest time! On last Sunday, Sept 29th, we embraced the opportunity to gather with our IE alumni and professors at the fascinatingly vivid Munich Oktoberfest to share our joy and life stories and also to celebrate the 180th Birthday of this world’s biggest beer festival. This year our 70 IE alumni, not only those from…


Global Executive MBA – first hand experience

An interview with the current Global Executive MBA student from Russia Olga Grischenko, where she shares her story from the point of looking for a suitable program up to the unexpected level of challenge that she faced at IE’s Global Executive MBA program. The interview is in Russian and can be read here:,Rus/

SILICON BERLIN – the new hub for entrepreneurs

Berlin, which could not compete for many years with other “hotspots” in Germany to do business and bring talent into the job market, is now the new place for entrepreneurs, especially for innovative new technology start-up companies with a “global vision” on doing business. In fact the city is already the most important hub for gaming, e-commerce…