EMBA Alumni

Two Desautels alumni among 2017 inductees in McGill Sports Hall of Fame

Published: 20Jun2017

The 2017 inductees into the McGill Sports Hall of Fame have been announced. Since the Hall’s inauguration in 1996, there have been 139 inductees named; this year’s slate of six includes two...

After a varied career, an EMBA alumna sets her sights on investment advising

Published: 30May2017

Marie-Lou Dorval (EMBA’15) has done almost everything: She’s been a filmmaker, she’s been the president of an agricultural business, and she’s run a restaurant....

The changing face of feminine leadership

Published: 30May2017

At the 7th Femmes Leaders conference on May 16th, women executives came together to discuss today’s constantly-changing business landscape and what it requires from them as leaders....

McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA offers yearly aboriginal scholarship

Published: 29May2017

Every year, the McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA program offers a $50,000 scholarship for aboriginal managers. The first recipient of the scholarship was Mi’kmaq urban councillor Manon Jeanotte in 2014....

Management and leadership panel features three McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA alumni

Published: 24May2017

HEC Montreal Associate Professor Cyrille Sardais recently led a panel on leadership and management in today’s business world, specifically seen from a female perspective....

Company selected for this UbiMobility 2017 has McGill-HEC EMBA connection

Published: 24May2017

UbiMobility is a program run by Bpifrance and Business France to give companies in the connected and autonomous car space a leg up in the United States. The program can boast several successes: Of...

McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA alumnus gets top job at Longueuil Police

Published: 11May2017

Lebanon native Fady Dagher (EMBA'12) has lived in Montreal since 1986. When he took over from Denis Desroches as chief of the Longueuil police in February, many on the south shore force didn’t want...

Quebec’s hottest new microbrewery works local angle

Published: 19Apr2017

New Deal Brewing Co. co-owner Daleyne Guay (EMBA’2016) says that, over the past five years, microbews have risen to 8.9% of the Quebec market, while the majors have lost 1% per year and imports...

EMBA alumna on leadership, success and working in a male-dominated environment

Published: 19Apr2017

France-Margaret Bélanger (EMBA’14) grew up in Matane, a world away from her current life as Chief Legal Officer at the Montreal Canadiens. She sat down with Desautels Associate Professor Karl Moore...

So long, we’ll miss you!

Published: 22Jan2016

The Queensland Symphony Orchestra (QSO) has been kicking goals recently and much of the credit must go to visionary CEO Sophie Galaise who has been with the orchestra for the past two and a half...

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