Who is the worlds most influential individual?

The magazine ‘global focus’, edited by EFMD, the European Foundation for Management Development, asked interviewees to consider which individuals have had the greatest influence on management education over the last 20 years.

Global Focus, the magazine of EFMD, rated Peter Lorange of the Business School "Lorange Institute of Business" as number 5 of the world's most influential individuals in the field of management educationClick the image to download a pdf with the results

Two people were mentioned by over 50% and rank on top of the list: Peter Drucker and Henry Minzberg who both stressed management as practice.

We were nevertheless most surprised and very happy indeed when we discovered that our president, the founder of the Lorange Institute of Business, Dr. Peter Lorange was rated the 5th most influential individual in the field.

We take our hat off to Peter Lorange and congratulate him on this great achievement.

The Lorange Institute of Business

The ranking from #1 to #5

1. Peter Drucker

2. Henry Minzberg

3. CK Prahalad

4. Michael Porter

5. Peter Lorange
Peter Lorange is the President of the Business School the Lorange Institute of Business

 

 

 

 
Brussels based EFMD with over 750 member organizations from academia, business, public service and consultancy in 81 countries is a unique forum for information, research, networking and debate on innovation and best practice in management development and is also recognized globally as an accreditation body of quality in management education with established accreditation services for business schools and business school programs, corporate universities and technology-enhanced learning programs.

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EFMD Conference: Picture Gallery

Dear all

last week we hosted the annual EFMD conference at our Business Institute in Horgen. We witnessed two days of committed meetings, in-depth lectures and good networking.

Peter Lorange, The Lorange Institute of BusinessBesides of the working agenda we also found time for good discussions and from time even for a good laughter. Not only did I enjoy the intensive sessions with subjects compelling as “The Academic Arms Race: Ranking, Branding and Global Competition” but also the pleasant dinner we had together.

EMFD Conference at the Lorange Institute of Business in Horgen.

On this occasion I would like to thank all parties involved, the conference members and of course my staff for two extremely valuable days.

My assistant Andrea Zlobinski took pictures. Please check them out on our Facebook gallery.

I am looking forward to seeing you at the 4th Zurich Business Forum: www.lorange.org/zbf

Yours,
Peter Lorange

EPAS Accreditation of our Executive MBA

Dear reader

I am both happy and proud to announce that our  Executive MBA program has received the renowned EPAS accreditation by EFMD

MBA, Lorange Institute of Business, EPAS Logo

EPAS is an international program accreditation system operated by EFMD with over 750 member organizations from academia, business, public service and consultancy in 81 countries. It aims to evaluate the quality of any business and/or management program that has an international perspective and, where of an appropriately high quality, to accredit it.

EFMD is an international membership organization, based in Brussels, Belgium and globally recognized as an accreditation body of quality in management education with established accreditation services for business schools and business school programs as well as corporate universities and their programs.

I recommend you also the blog post on the Schwertfeger-MBA-Channel. It’s Bärbel Schwertferges blog, and Bärbel is one of the two-three journalists worldwide with cutting-edge insights regarding MBA programs.

Moreover, our business school has recently been validated by PRME.

The mission of the Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) initiative is to inspire and champion responsible management education. The PRME seek to establish a process of continuous improvement among institutions of management education in order to develop a new generation of business leaders capable of managing the complex challenges faced by business and society in the 21st century.

You’ll find more and more detailed information about all our accreditations, registrations and validations on our website: THE LORANGE INSTITUTE OF BUSINESS

Kind regards,
Peter Lorange