A partnership to build tomorrow's educational training
Schneider Electric and HEC Foundation announced on September 17th, their partnership, which welcomes Schneider Electric as a new member of HEC Foundation. According to the terms listed within this partnership, Schneider Electric will participate in the research development within business management sciences.
« We are especially proud to become a new member of the HEC Foundation, a worldwide and internationally renowned establishment. Together with HEC Foundation, this commitment will help us develop excellence for education and training », states Henri Lachmann, Schneider Electric Chairman.
Devoted to the promotion of business management sciences and to the development of HEC, HEC Foundation was created in 1972 by the association of graduates. It covers financial aids to improve education’s quality, to help research development and to contribute to the Group’s fame and internationalization. As of today, the Foundation counts thirty enterprises.
« Schneider Electric’s membership to HEC Foundation is for our students a tremendous opportunity to have the world leader in electrical distribution and industrial automation amongst us. The dynamism, the initiative, and the international development characterizing Schneider Electric will make them more aware of enterprises with a worldwide presence,» says Jean-Luc Allavena, HEC Foundation President.
Bernard Ramanantsoa, HEC Dean, is delighted to announce the new membership, « between Schneider Electric and HEC, it’s a long-term partnership, which today confirms their will to build together educational trainings for tomorrow. »