Master in Economics and Business: about our students

Florent Lachaud, Internal Strategy Consultant for BNP Corporate & Investment Banking

Florent LachaudI entered the Master Economics and Business in September 2014. Before this experience, I had taken the scientific « Classes Préparatoires aux Grandes Ecoles », after which I went to AgroParisTech, an engineering school where I majored in Environmental / Energy management and sciences.Willing to work as a Strategy Consultant and – in the long run – in the energy industry, there was no better solution than completing my hard scientific skills with... Read full testimony

Émilie Siebenborn, Corporate Finance Executive in Total S.A.

Émilie SiebenbornI entered the Master in Economics and Business in 2014, right after my Sciences Po Undergraduate College degree at the Paris' campus and my exchange year at the Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China. As I have always wanted to study Economics and Finance, the Departement of Economics of Sciences Po emerged as an obvious choice. I choose the Master in Economics and Business which has the great advantage of being taught in English and is... Read full testimony

Samuel Hopkins, Equity Analyst Energy and Agriculture in responsAbility Investments AG

Samuel HopkinsI did an undergraduate degree in Economics at the London School of Economics and then worked at BlackRock, supporting the use of their portfolio management system by external clients. After a few years, I wanted to fulfil two personal goals I had at the time; moving abroad and continuing my studies.  I chose the Master Economics and Business for its breadth and location (Paris is a great city!). With a core curriculum of economics and... Read full testimony

Tristan Royer-Borromée, Associate, The Boston Consulting Group

Tristan Royer-BorroméeBorn and raised in Paris, I got into Sciences Po right after my Baccalauréat in 2010. I spent two years on the Paris campus, studying social sciences: History, Economics, Law and International Relations. During my third year, I took Asian Studies and Public Policies modules at the National University of Singapore, wherefrom I had the occasion to explore Southeast Asia, and even to come back to Paris from China by train!  I knew that I... Read full testimony

Émilie Dubuc, Consultant in Capgemini, Corporate Excellence & Transformation

Émilie DubucI was born and raised in Montreal (Canada) and completed a bachelor degree in Finance & Economics at HEC Montreal prior to Sciences Po. I chose the Master in Economics and Business because it combined both the economic and finance competencies with large possibilities of career at the end. Also I liked the fact it offered lectures and workshops in very different subjects given by the greatest teachers in Europe.  Having done a gap year... Read full testimony

Axel Searle, M&A Valuations, PricewaterhouseCoopers Singapore

Alex SearleI am originally from Australia. I moved to Singapore when I was 15 years old where I studied at the Australian International School. I then came to Sciences Po for my undergraduate degree at the Middle East and Mediterranean campus in Menton. I spent my third year abroad at the American University in Dubai.  I chose the Master in Economics and Business because I realised my strengths were more numerical than literary. I was also very... Read full testimony

Valentina Khatib, Institutional Sales in Oddo&Cie, Fixed Income Sales & Trading

Valentina KhatibI obtained my bachelor degree in Economics from Stockholm, where I am originally from. After completing my degree, I was eager to pursuit higher studies abroad. I was keen to join one of the leading universities in Europe in social sciences and I was looking for a challenging programme that could provide me with the necessary tools for the job market. The choice of master was to prepare me for careers inside the financial industry. I was seeking... Read full testimony