IE in Vienna!

Last week, on March 19th, IE visited a cultural, economic, and political centre of Austria, Vienna. Julie Mathieu represented our school at the fourth annual LL.M Night fair hosted by the University of Vienna – Faculty of Law. She was excited and pleasantly surprised by the ‘very involved and interested candidates’. Despite of the very…


IE Update from Portugal

IE has been busy in Portugal and this three part update begins with a conference at the Spanish Chamber of Commerce in Lisbon with Professor Rafael Pampillón.

On the 30th Jan. Rafael Pampillon presented “Outlook for global economy in 2012, with a special focus on the European Economy” at the Spanish Chamber of Commerce in Lisbon. Professor Pampillon presented that the current adverse economic situation and the significant geostrategic changes ocurring in emerging markets are changing the patterns of the economic and financial context and penalizing Iberian economies. These emerging markets are destinated to play an important role in the European economy. Through the tourism sector, imports and by buying sovereign debt, countries like China, Vietnam, India or Brazil have the opportunity to help restore confidence in the European markets but also to be proclaimed as the great victors of this crisis.



  IE Financial Aid Director, Joel McConnell, had a one-week trip to Turkey in February. Together with IE Turkey Representative, Sevtap Bas, Financial Aid Info Sessions were delivered to prospective candidates in both Istanbul and Ankara. Top universities have been visited in order to develop academic relationships in Turkey. There will be several collaborations with…


IE Grads in the News: Marcel Kohler

An article in BusinessBecause highlights the story of Marcel Kohler, a recent IE MBA graduate and M&A manager for KPMG Switzerland. This was actually Marcel’s second MBA as he completed his first at the Rochester Institute of Technology’s Prague campus in 2006.

For more information please see the article here.

Big events coming up in Italy

This spring is going to be a busy one for IE in Italy. On February 29th, IE will be present at the PWA (Professional Women’s Association) event called “Ready for Board Women” (more info here). The project “Ready for Board Women”, is focused on eliminating the most frequent excuse used to justify the scarcity of…


IE Business School scholarships are available for Free University students in Georgia

Under a cooperative agreement forged between the international organization IE and Georgia’s Free University, five candidates of Free University/ESM will have the opportunity to access a special scholarship program that will provide them masters-level studies at IE Business School. “Free University students frequently continue their education by taking on masters degree programs at leading institutions…