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Ola Källenius

Ola Källenius succeeds Dieter Zetsche as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the ESMT Foundation

November 23, 2020
Ola Källenius, Chairman of the Board of Management, Daimler AG and Mercedes-Benz AG, has succeeded Dr. Dieter Zetsche as the Chair of the Board of Trustees of the ESMT Foundation as of August 1, 2020. Dieter Zetsche, former CEO of Daimler, had held this position since 2015.
Angeliki Papachroni

ESMT Berlin welcomes new faculty member

November 11, 2020
Angeliki Papachroni has joined the ESMT faculty as a lecturer for strategy and innovation.
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New study by ESMT Berlin shows political commitment increasingly important for CEOs and managing directors

October 28, 2020
Political and social engagement is a relevant topic for European business leaders. CEOs are increasingly making public statements on political issues in order to make a positive contribution to socially relevant topics.
MIM students int he garden with ESMT letters

Financial Times’ Masters in Management Ranking 2020: ESMT Berlin enters global top 30

September 28, 2020
ESMT Berlin ranked 26th in the Financial Times’ Masters in Management (MIM) Ranking 2020.
man working from home online

ESMT Berlin welcomes 56 students for new part-time blended MBA

September 16, 2020
Today 56 students are taking up their part-time MBA studies at ESMT Berlin.
MIM students in class with social distance

ESMT Berlin welcomes largest master’s class amidst pandemic

September 15, 2020
ESMT Berlin has enrolled 148 students, its largest cohort to date, in the current Master’s in Management (MIM) program, growing by 32 percent on 2019.
David Ronayne

ESMT Berlin strengthens faculty

September 1, 2020
David Ronayne joined ESMT Berlin as Assistant Professor of Economics on September 1, 2020, bringing the total faculty to 39 members from 16 countries.
ESMT building

ESMT Berlin: campus open for in-class teaching

July 21, 2020
ESMT Berlin resumes in-class teaching as Germany reopens its borders for students from all over the world.

How do you get exactly what you want in a negotiation? Use this simple sentence

July 20, 2020
Including an extra sentence which compares your offer to the seller’s minimum price in a negotiation increases the likelihood of you getting what you want, finds research from ESMT Berlin.
Henry Sauermann, ESMT

It’s not about money – ESMT Berlin study investigates scientists’ motives for commercial activities

June 18, 2020
For scientists, engaging in commercial activities such as patenting and starting new ventures can be much more lucrative than relying on pure academic work.
Industry Immersion Program, class, screenshot

ESMT Berlin employability program in Africa opens new locations and moves virtual

June 11, 2020
The Industry Immersion Program (IIP), a joint initiative by business school ESMT Berlin and the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS), welcomed three new classes this week.
Enter the Eurozone

Post-Brexit executive education program designed by ESMT Berlin wins international award

May 19, 2020
The European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) recognizes the successful partnership of Irish government agency Enterprise Ireland, international business school ESMT Berlin, and IMS Marketing with an Excellence in Practice Silver Award 2020 in Ecosystem Development.
ESMT Berlin, garden, students

Community, curiosity, courage, rigor: ESMT Berlin defines values in participative process

May 18, 2020
ESMT Berlin, Germany’s number 1 business school according to the Financial Times, has agreed upon a new purpose and values statement to raise employee identification with the organization and deepen its commitment with students and clients.
ESMT Berlin building and flag

Financial Times ranking: ESMT Berlin global top 10 in executive education

May 11, 2020
ESMT Berlin placed 10th globally in the 2020 Financial Times combined ranking of open enrollment and customized executive education programs, climbing two places from 2019.

Digital Society Institute at ESMT Berlin and Le CNAM to collaborate in cybersecurity research

March 16, 2020
The Digital Society Institute (DSI) at ESMT Berlin and the Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers Security and Defense Research Laboratory (CNAM EESD) in Paris have agreed to a four-year partnership promoting academic research and exchange on cybersecurity and strategy.