Aalto EMBA participant Pauli Torikka, Director, Pulp Raw Materials, UPM, Finland says, that he wanted to be sure that the invested money and time would pay back."The themes and structure of the modules on the Aalto EMBA program seemed interesting, and have proven to be so in practice."
During his lectures, Dr. Mario Raich presents simple models that can be easily put into practice. At the Aalto Executive Summit in Helsinki, Raich’s module offered perspectives for talent development and management.
“To be honest, I didn’t even know about Aalto University or Finland that much before applying for the Aalto EMBA program. But when I began to look into it, I discovered that Finland is a leading country in education. I knew I’d made the right choice!” says Aalto EMBA participant Vivi Herawati Sim, Finance Manager, PT Thales, Indonesia.
“I have added another layer to my knowledge”, describes Aalto EMBA participant Jacob Bojsen, General Manager, Luxottica, Singapore. “Also the network we have gained is an important element. Networking is definitely also one of the reasons I decided to attend the Aalto Executive Summit in Helsinki.”
Aalto EMBA participant Sabrina Ching-Mei Chang, Audit Supervisor, Long Chen Paper, Taiwan says that one reason why she chose Aalto EMBA was that she wanted to understand globalization and the internationalization of business also from outside Taiwan.
Aalto EMBA participant Pawel Koscianski, Production Director, TKH Kabeltechniek, Leszno concludes his experiences in the program: “From day one, we have been a group. People have different types of roles in their companies, but this isn’t a place for talking about that or comparing personal success, but about friendship on an equal footing.”
“I’ve especially valued the fact that professors visiting Tehran have experience and expertise also in the practical side of business, rather just in theory. As a journalist, I value experts with genuine experience”, says Aalto EMBA participant Najmeh Bozorgmehr, Tehran correspondent, The Financial Times.
“I have seen this before. I know exactly how to proceed!” a senior team member triumphantly claims. Suddenly the comments stop and no one dares to question the old sage.