How knowledge from the past supports the future

Thursday, 4 February 2021, 13:54 | Category : Career Event, Event, Vlerick Experience
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Tweet “Learning from your mistakes, people appreciate that.” That is exactly what Mr. Frans Muller, CEO of Ahold Delhaize, told us during the Boardroom Series. Using old knowledge to pursue your goals in order to make a difference. One hour later we elaborated further on this “future success” topic with Mr. Louis Jonckheere, Vlerick alumnus […]

Meeting up with top entrepreneurial leaders during Vlerick Boardroom Series

Tweet Recently, we (Gijs Kriger, Jens Jacob, Gilian Verschooten, Stephan Verhelst and myself) got the opportunity to meet up with Mr. Frank Donck in the context of meeting a Board member of Vlerick Business School. Frank Donck is a Masters in Financial Management alumnus from Vlerick and currently is managing director of the private equity […]

Nespresso-Vlerick Challenge 2020-2021: One Planet. What else? ☕

Tweet Last Friday, I had the opportunity to present a marketing campaign for senior and top management of Nestlé Nespresso in a contest together with my team mates Sara Blocquiaux and Nathan Holzken. It was an incredible experience, with many groups from all Vlerick Business School campuses presenting amazing ideas. Furthermore, we are proud to announce that we have been awarded […]

MDT Radio

Thursday, 12 November 2020, 7:57 | Category : Event, Masters, Masters in Marketing and Digital Transformation
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Tweet We’re not going to lie to you, it has been a challenging year so far. Given the current COVID measures and lockdown 2.0 it has been very difficult to stay connected to each other. However, we tried our best to keep in touch and organised some fun Zoom evenings. One concept that two fellow […]

Time for Recap Monday

Tweet Recap Monday is a format where you read about inspiring events from the past week! I can assure you, it was incredibly busy: this time you can read the summary of no less than 6 events. E1: E’ship talk with Bram Vandeperre (founder of Scooty): Bram told us to diversify, to communicate about ‘going all-in’ to peers […]

News from the Ocean

Tweet On the 16th of March all students, alumni, professors, and faculty joined our Annual event, the Vlerick Gala Ball 2019. The Artcube in Ghent sank into a deep sea of music, food and dancing, and all guests were fully immersed in this year’s “Tales of the Ocean” edition. The Ball started with an amazing […]

L’Oréal Brandstorm competition kick-off

Tweet 20th of March we had the L’Oréal Brandstorm competition kick-off in Brussels. It’s a huge competition with 34.000 students from 65 countries participating! First, Bibiane Logie (Marketing Director Vichy & CeraVé) presented the history of L’Oréal, how their products have evolved, what their vision is, how they come up with new products and some info on […]

Winter season kicked off with lots of interesting trips and events!

Thursday, 20 December 2018, 11:01 | Category : Alumni Event, Company Visit, Event, Masters in Financial Management, Vlerick Experience
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Tweet Amsterdam trip On an early Monday (6 a.m. sharp), we traveled from Brussels to AMSTERDAM to visit financial institutions. More precisely, we had the privilege to visit ABN AMRO, Kempen and APG. At ABN AMRO we did a business case about M&A in the beer industry. Here is a picture of the winning team, […]

MFM for the win at KPMG M&A competition!

Monday, 12 November 2018, 12:20 | Category : Career Event, Event, Masters in Financial Management, Vlerick Experience
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Tweet On the the 8th of November, KPMG organized an M&A case in which several of the Vlerick students participated. According to the students it has been a very interesting afternoon, which ended in a presentation of the results. The goal of the competition was to evaluate an M&A bid, based on different aspects such […]

Cultural Diversity Event

Wednesday, 25 October 2017, 14:40 | Category : Event, International Event, Masters
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Tweet On Wednesday 18 October 2017, the masters and FTMBA students brought together their cultures at the Brussels campus: Greece, China, France, Congo, Spain, Finland, Brazil or Korea are only some of the countries represented that day. It was an evening full of tasty drinks and food, in which Vlerick students, staff and faculty had the chance […]