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MBA Talent Forum

Maximum exposure, minimum investment, great outcome!

Participation is free of charge

We offer a virtual and an on-campus format for flexibility. Join one or both days, pick the options that fit your company's needs. 

Information about the Talent Forum 2023 is coming soon. Feel free to contact the Career Development Center if you have any questions.

Looking for mid to senior level talent?

Join us for an exclusive event with our cohort of experienced professionals: ESMT’s Full-time MBAs, Part-time Blended MBAs, and Global Online MBAs.

We are offering you a unique opportunity to present your company and have impactful interactions with experienced professionals:

  • Hold a short company presentation
  • Interview candidates of your choice
  • Network with them in your booth.

Participation is free of charge. We offer this event in a virtual and an on-campus format.

The most recent Talent Forum took place on 10 & 11 November 2022.

The next edition of the event will be announced soon.



                                         Your options

join us for the virtual day, the on-campus day, or both

Virtual day

  • Hold a company presentation during a 30-minute slot (one presentation at a time, first come – first served)

  • Interview selected candidates virtually for 15, 20 or 30 minutes; pre-selection via the Talentspace platform

  •  Potentially accept students meeting requests

  •  Invite as many colleagues as you wish to hold numerous short interviews.

Location: via our partner Talentspace

On-campus day

  •  Present your company during a 30-minute slot in a lecture room at ESMT campus (one presentation at a time, first come – first served)

  •  Pre-select and invite candidates on the Talentspace platform for face-to-face speed interviews of 15 minutes each, and host a company booth for spontaneous face-to-face interaction 

  •  Potentially accept student meeting requests.

Location: ESMT Berlin - Schlossplatz 1, 10178 Berlin


                                         Your audience 

Three cohorts of experienced professionals

Our diverse MBA students bring knowledge from a wide array of industries ranging from financial services, consulting, technology, energy and more.


The profiles of the ESMT MBA students will be available via the Talentspace platform before the event. You can identify talent by applying filters, and invite candidates for individual meetings.

Full-time MBAs

  • Average work experience: 7 years
  • Study focus: Leadership, innovation and management
  • Availability for hire: From the beginning of each year


Part-time MBAs

  • Average work experience: 9 years 
  • Study focus: Business transformatrion, digital innovation, agility, disruption and analytics
  • Availability for hire: With notice period

Global Online MBAs

  • Average work experience: 11 years
  • Study focus: Analytics and business innovation
  • Availability for hire: With notice period

Questions? Contact the Career Development Center team.

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Your Career Development Center team

Marcel Kalis

Director, Career Development Center



Sophie Schaefer

Deputy Director, Career Development Center