Do you have a social impact project with a financial innovation strategy?

SCIEF Center, with the collaboration of IE Business School and King AbdulAziz University present The 3rd edition of the ‘What is Out There?’ Competition by SCIEF An opportunity to connect with investors, the business academic community and other entrepreneurs with financial innovation strategies.  Win a trip to Madrid and 2000€ to finance your project Our aim is to find and support innovative strategies for…


Life after IE

A word from Funmi Odushola: Since the MBA, I moved to Nigeria and I am in charge of New Product Development for a large diversified conglomerate in West Africa. I am involved in 2 business divisions of the company – Household Goods and Building Materials. My typical work day involves: evaluating product opportunities, product redesign…


IE Africa Club Dinner

On Friday January 23, 2014 the IE Africa Club held their first African dinner of the New Year, welcoming more than 60 of their classmates to the Ethiopian restaurant Hannan in Madrid. The goal was to bring a group of IE students together to better understand and enjoy some of the great food and culture…


Tranversing Unchartered Territories

It was a great pleasure and productive experience conducting a mini Africa/Middle East tour with IE very recently, giving Master Classes in my role as associate professor. Thank you to the whole IE team for making it such a success. We went to Ghana (Accra), Kenya (Nairobi) & Egypt (Cairo) – all in a week…


Living in Madrid

On the 20th of January, the Dubai Team, organized a special presentation for admitted students and candidates who are hoping to start their masters program next spring. We had 10 attendees and 2 alumni attend the event that was filled with sharing experiences and imparting advice to those who will be joining IE soon. This event…


Thanks for the memories

A month from tomorrow, on Dec 20th we will be graduating. It’s bitter sweet, on one hand I’m very excited about the future and where it may take me and what adventures await, but on the other hand I’m sad  this is coming to an end. I had no idea how much this year will…


The MIM moves up a spot!



The Financial Times ranking for Masters in Management programmes around the world was released yesterday. We are incredibly proud that our MIM programme has moved up a spot in only its 2nd year in the rankings to no. 5 worldwide.