EMBA Alumni

Frima appoints McGill-HEC Montreal alumnus to the post of President and CEO

Published: 18Aug2017

The board of media and entertainment producer Frima has appointed Martin Carrier (EMBA'16) to the post of President and CEO. Mr. Carrier replaces outgoing chief Christian Daigle, and comes to the...

A new networking company aims to get Quebec IoT-ready

Published: 27Jul2017

By all accounts, the Internet of Things (IoT) is going to be the next major paradigm shift in online technology. Rather than being about information transfer between humans, the IoT is all about...

Women speak out on gender and comedy

Published: 27Jul2017

Though today’s female comics are making breakthroughs, stand-up is still very much a men’s game. In a recent Le Devoir article, Louise Richer (EMBA’16), Director General of Quebec’s École nationale...

Montreal hosts international humour conference

Published: 13Jul2017

The seed of the International Society for Humor Studies was planted at a small meeting in Wales three decades ago. Today, the organization hosts a yearly conference, where serious scholarship about...

EMBA alumnus Serge Postigo takes us back to the ’80s

Published: 13Jul2017

Actor, stage director and McGill-HEC Montréal EMBA alumnus Serge Postigo (EMBA'15) is a household name in Quebec, and with good reason. He made waves with Mary Poppins last year, so he was under...

EMBA alumna appointed Exec Director of the Montreal Community Loan Fund

Published: 5Jul2017

After a year as Deputy Executive Director of ACEM — Microcredit Montreal, Indu Krishnamurthy (EMBA’15) has been promoted to full Executive Director....

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....

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