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Roger-Ketcha Ngassam ou retrouver le sens des choses grâce à l'EMBA

À 39 ans, Roger-Ketcha Ngassam est vice-président des opérations techniques chez Novartis, un poste qu’il a décroché tandis qu’il était en train de faire l’EMBA McGill-HEC Montréal. Une expérience enrichissante tant sur le plan personnel qu’opérationnel.

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Published: 26 Jan 2017

Quand une mise à niveau s'impose

Le niveau des cours de MBA dans des matières complexes, comme la comptabilité ou les statistiques, a poussé les universités à mettre en place des formules de remise à niveau pour les étudiants. Celles-ci ont pris une importance particulière quand les profils se sont diversifiés.

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Published: 26 Jan 2017

Les agréments internationaux ne présentent pas uniquement des avantages

HEC Montréal, les universités Laval, McGill, et Concordia ont toutes un ou plusieurs agréments internationaux, et ce, depuis plusieurs années. En revanche, l'UQAM n'en a plus, et l'Université de Sherbrooke ne cherche pas en avoir.

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Published: 26 Jan 2017

Announcing the Donald E. Armstrong Building

The future home of the MBA and specialized Masters Programs

Renovations began at full pace this September in the Donald E. Armstrong Building, which will house our MBA and Masters programs.

Since then, progress is being made every day, with the grand opening slated for Winter 2018.

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Published: 25 Jan 2017

Desautels undergraduates secure competitive scholarships from OCPAQ

For another year, Desautels undergraduate students continue to shine as recipients of competitive funding from the Ordre des CPA du Québec (OCPAQ).

Congratulations to the following students who were awarded seven of the forty $1,000 scholarships: Rebecca-Emilie Abelson, Alexander D'Arienzo, Jean-Philippe Leclerc, Ariah Leroux, Guillaume Martel-Lamarre, Yu Wei Pan, Jonathan Toledano

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Published: 25 Jan 2017

Lending with hospitality

Canadian Western Bank Group (CWB) has launched a new division dedicated to the hospitality (hotel and restaurant) sectors across Canada, named CWB Franchise Finance, based out of Mississauga, Ontario....

Published: 24 Jan 2017

FL Fuller Landau LLP appoints three new partners

FL Fuller Landau LLP, a full-service chartered professional accounting and business advisory firm, recently announced the appointment of Jaimie Auger, Budd Newton, and Uros Milekic as new Partners, effective January 1, 2017.

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Published: 24 Jan 2017

SITA appoints global leaders in Singapore

SITA, the air transport IT provider, today announced the appointment of Sumesh Patel as SITA President Asia Pacific. He will be responsible for developing and driving the strategic direction for SITA in the region.

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Published: 24 Jan 2017

Amaya CFO Daniel Sebag to step down

Amaya, a provider of services for the gaming and interactive entertainment industries, says that Daniel Sebag has advised Amaya that he will retire as CFO later this year once his successor is identified and appointed.

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Published: 24 Jan 2017

Desautels students meet Warren Buffett

In 2006, Professor Karl Moore led McGill students to Omaha, Nebraska to learn from legendary investment guru, Warren Buffett. Given the tremendous success of the first visit, the Desautels Faculty of Management, along with Professor Moore, gave twenty students from Desautels another opportunity to meet with Mr. Buffett on January 20, 2017, Inauguration Day in the U.S.

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Published: 23 Jan 2017

MBA Students awarded second place in the Business for a Better World case competition

Congratulations to MBA students, Aman Arora, Timothy Lane, Santiago Monroy, and Jose Nunez Gutierrez, who were awarded second place in the Business for a Better World case competition. The team has been working since October on designing a global equity portfolio that advances the UN’s sustainable development goals, which culminated with a presentation in Davos, Switzerland on January 19th to a panel of high-profile judges....

Published: 20 Jan 2017

Kevin O’Leary’s business history back in spotlight after entering race for Conservative Party leader

Kevin O’Leary’s sales pitch for himself as Conservative Party leader revolves around one main argument: He understands business and the economy better than the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau.

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Published: 19 Jan 2017

Is Your Government Politically Pathological?

Long before the post-election political maelstrom we’re now experiencing in the U.S. and in many countries around the world, I wrote about four types of organizational political arenas.

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Published: 19 Jan 2017

Metamaterial Technologies Announces Appointment of Marco Goguen as Chief Financial Officer

Metamaterial Technologies Inc. (MTI) is pleased to announce that Mr. Marco Goguen has joined the company's executive team as the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). He brings over 20 years of experience as an investment banker, private equity investor and entrepreneur. Prior to joining MTI, Mr....

Published: 19 Jan 2017

Life AYD - What is Life After Your Degree?

Life AYD is a program which provides workshops, events and other resources to McGill students planning for life post-graduation. It consists of programming throughout the year - giving students multiple opportunities to begin preparing for what's next.

All events are organized in collaboration with Career Planning Service, the McGill Alumni Association, SSMU and Campus Life & Engagement.

Upcoming events include:

Dining Etiquette March 22nd  5:30 pm

McGillian Brunch April 1st 10:00 am

Published: 19 Jan 2017

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