BSL Guest Speakers

At BSL, you will expand your network of contacts and will meet industry experts through regular guest speaker visits in class, providing you with an excellent opportunity to gain insight into how different organizations work, what specific challenges each industry faces and how different roles and functions work together.

Recent Guest Speakers

Guest’s NameTitleOrganizationCourse NameProgram
Caspar AppledoornVP EMEAEcolabIntroduction to
Corporate Strategy
Anne MellanoCo-founder and Chief Science OfficerBestMileIntroduction to Big Data and AnalyticsBBA
Tim KellyFormer Head CSRF. Hoffmann-La RocheSustainable Corporate Finance and GovernanceMasters
Nicola VillaExecutive Partner and European Lead Internet
of Things
IBMIntroduction to Big Data and AnalyticsBBA
Guido BolligerCo-Head of
Quantitative Investment Solutions
Banque SyzMoney & Capital MarketsMasters
Paul JacquinManaging PartnerRandstad Innovation
Introduction to Big Data and AnalyticsBBA
Jérôme DelalandeEx-Chief AuditorLexmarkApplied EntrepreneurshipMBA/EMBA
Marc GandarEx-CIO Münchner Rück3A Angels/EPFLApplied EntrepreneurshipMBA/EMBA
Alessandra RoversiPR & Food PR/communication/policy professionalSelf-employedCareer DevelopmentBBA
Diana CulillasCSR ManagerChopardCareer DevelopmentAll programs
Austin SlaterDirectorDeloitteConsulting Soft SkillsMasters
Pierluigi Ciccone (+ Carolina Casas)CEO and FounderAgenda InvestCorporate Finance and Portfolio ManagementMasters
Stephane BonnetGeneral Manager,
Global Travel Retail
Revlon Elizabeth ArdenSales & Key Account ManagementBBA
Olivia GreblerCEO and FounderBioliaManagement of Projects and programs + Applied Project ManagementMasters
Eymeric SegardFounder CEOLunajet SAEntrepreneurshipBBA
Damien BachSales DirectorCap GeminiConsulting SkillsMasters
Salima de MaurissensHead of Digital
Banque PSA FinanceDigital Business TransformationMBA/EMBA
Neil CrockettChief Digital OfficerRolls-RoyceDigital Business TransformationMBA/EMBA
Scott PoyntonFounder The Forest TrustBusiness Ethics and NegotiationMasters
Serge StalderHead Acquisition and DispositionSBB ImmobilienBusiness Ethics and NegotiationMasters

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Paul Polman’s 2014 BSL Commencement Speech

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