A story worth telling

For more than 60 years, IESE has been at the forefront of management education and leadership development. Our mission today remains the same as it was back in 1958: to educate and inspire leaders who wish to have a positive and lasting impact on people, business and society.

60th anniversary

Six decades of business education

2018

#1 in world

Ranked #1 in Executive Education by Financial Times for fourth consecutive year (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)

2018

Munich

New campus opened

2015

New York

New campus opened

2007

China

Global CEO Program for China launched with Harvard Business School and CEIBS

2005

São Paulo

Programs for executives launched

2002

Africa

Support the founding of Lagos Business School in Nigeria, a partner in the Global CEO Program for Africa

1991

Madrid

New campus opened

1991

Associated schools

From the 1960s on, help set up more than a dozen business schools around the world

1967

MBA

MBA program launched, first two-year MBA in Europe

1964

Harvard-IESE

Strategic alliance with Harvard Business School

1963

Founding

IESE founded in Barcelona, offering our first program for executives

1958

IESE Annual Report

The Annual Report is a comprehensive and concise overview of the school’s operations and governance every year. Click below to download this year’s report and to access archives from previous years.

ANNUAL REPORT