Archivo de la categoria ‘Alumni’

Ready to work in international contexts

However globalised the world is, or is becoming, we are divided by our cultural differences, our traditions, our beliefs and our perspective of the world around us. How then can someone understand cultures sufficiently to transcend borders?

Is it possible to immerse yourself fully in a world so far removed from your own and learn to understand it? Can we hope to become an international business person, a world leader, for example, and for cultural diversity not to be an obstacle?

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MIBA prepares you for the Amazon Web Services Certificate!

As part of the compulsory subject Cloud Platforms, the ESADE’s Master in Business Analytics provides authorized AWS curriculumCloud Computing Architecture, that will give you the skills needed in the cloud IT workforce.

Once you have completed the Cloud Platforms course, you will be prepared for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Associate exam and will be able to enjoy a 50% discount for being an ESADE student.

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Roll up your sleeves and get involved!

The ESADE MSc programmes combine theoretical and case-based study with the practical and learning-by-doing approach. This is an opportunity to discover the business world and all its sectors from within, with company visits and presentations from top professionals in the classroom.

We don’t just offer preparation for your professional career —whatever it is you’ve chosen to do—, we bring it to you before you’ve even graduated, through our highly-focused clusters and strategic modules. It’s the only way to have tried and tested all the options before finding the winning solution.

Discover our hands-on style with these videos of our I2P programme and the fashion cluster, drawing on two of Barcelona’s strongest areas, fashion and innovation.


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Profession in Action experience

The Profession in Action Sales experience in Madrid and Barcelona has been very insightful. Being able to meet professionals and companies of very diverse industries has helped us better grasp the different atmospheres and specificities of various sectors.

Indeed, we have visited companies ranging from global fast moving consumer goods MNCs such as Coca Cola and L’Oréal to tech startups at the Barcelona Tech City. Read the rest of this entry »

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My ESADE MSc Journey!

Before coming to ESADE I had never thought that it was possible to create so many memories in such a short span of time. The following article is an account of a few special moments picked out of an ocean of memories.With a lot of enthusiasm and some apprehensions, on August 26th, 2016 I started my ESADE journey from New Delhi, India.

Barceloneta Beach

To truly submerge myself in the Catalan traditions and attain a conversational level of Spanish, I decided to live with a local Spanish family that didn’t speak any English whatsoever. When I landed in Barcelona, all the Spanish I could speak was “Me llamo Chhavi. Soy de India.” (My name is Chhavi. I’m from India.) Read the rest of this entry »

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Data as the New Business Case @UrbanNext

Esteve Almirall, the academic director of the Master in Business Analytics Programme, has been interviewed at Smart City Expo World Congress.

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Tim van Kasteren – Data Scientist @ Schibsted


Even if Schibsted is one of largest media groups in Europe maybe you don’t know it. However, you are probably familiar with brands like InfoJobs,, Vibbo (Segunda Mano) or, all of them part of the group.

Moreover, this important media group will be collaborate with our new managament programme,  the Master in Business Analytics.

With Tim we discuss the role of a Data Scientist in a native Digital company, the problems, the opportunities and also the advice that he can provide to aspiring Data Scientists.

Enjoy !!!

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Big Data in Finance and Quantitative Finance

Big Data in Finance is the future of Finance, and Quantitative Finance is the pillar of the modeling phase. Investment managers, traditional financial services companies and Fintech companies that embrace and invest in Big Data in Finance will benefit from an integrated approach on data management, quantitative finance, computer science and financial expertise. Read the rest of this entry »

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Interview with Gloria Macias-Lizaso, McKinsey’s partner in charge of Data Science & Business Analytics

Gloria Macias-Lizaso, McKinsey’s partner in charge of Data Science in Spain, talked with me about Data Science & Business Analytics, how McKinsey sees the sector in Europe and what could be its evolution in the near future. Read the rest of this entry »

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Food Hackaton – Mannequin Challenge

On December 17 we held a Food Hackaton @ ESADE. This was an event in the framework of the World Open Innovation Conference closing the programme. The Food Hackaton was organized together with our friends in the d-school of Stanford University with the FoodInno innitiative. Read the rest of this entry »

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