SUCCESS STORIES

October 12, 2020 | Study

HHL is Germany’s Best Business School for Entrepreneurs—Here’s Why

The birthplace of unicorns and exciting AI startups, HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management is ranked Germany’s top business school for entrepreneurs. Two MBAs-turned-entrepreneurs tell us why.
October 06, 2020 | Success Stories

Women in Business Need a Mindset Change

Conny Wuppermann is CFO of palero capital, a private equity fund she co-founded 10 years ago. As a mother and successful business owner, she has experienced the challenge of wanting…
HHL Alumnus Gaurang Verma
September 24, 2020 | Success Stories

Entering the German Job Market as an International Student

HHL alumnus and senior analyst Gaurang Verma talks about why it is best to start learning German before you move to Germany and how he navigated the job market during…
Alumni Success Story Interview with Cozero Founders
September 22, 2020 | Success Stories

How to Launch a Start-Up During a Pandemic

We are excited to announce the release of a new video interview series with our talented HHL alumni. We are kicking off the series with Helen Tacke and Fabian Schwarzer…
HHL MBA Alumnus Ankur Bhatia
September 16, 2020 | Success Stories

How My MBA Got Me A Job As A Technology Consultant

How do you remain relevant in the ever changing world of technology? From his MBA in Germany, technology consultant Ankur Bhatia learned it's all about asking why, not just how.
Part-time MiM Alumnus Oliver Prostak
September 01, 2020 | Success Stories

Bringing the Entrepreneurial Spirit to an Established Company

HHL alumnus and Co-CEO of Glasfaser Nordwest Oliver Prostak talks about how HHL's entrepreneurial spirit led him to become an intrapreneur in a new joint venture and why age should…
August 27, 2020 | Success Stories

How Teaching at HHL Inspired The Negotiation Challenge

Why are negotiation skills so important? We talked to Honorary Professor Remigiusz Smolinski about becoming a negotiations expert and teaching at HHL.
HHL alumna Helen Tacke
July 22, 2020 | Success Stories

HHL Alumni are Building Platform for Carbon Management

HHL alumna Helen Tacke left the venture capital industry to become a full-time entrepreneur. In this interviews she talks about building a digital B2B-platform for carbon management while the world…
July 16, 2020 | Success Stories

Pursuing a Career in Line With Your Values

HHL alumna Lucretia Löscher talks about how she left law for business, discovered HHL through a friend and why focusing on your values makes you a more effective leader.
Women In Business Shivangi Garg Interview
June 22, 2021 | Women in Business

Why My MBA Gave Me The Courage To Start My Own Business

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In this Women in Business interview, Shivangi Garg shares her advice, specifically on building a business while working full-time and what helps her lead an authentic and courageous life.
HHL Aluma Sravya Maturu
June 03, 2021 | Women in Business

Women in Business: Your Confidence Influences Your Career Success

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MBA alumna Sravya Maturu is passionate about empowering women in business to see their full potential and bring their unique strengths to the workplace. We talked to her about leading…
MBA Alumna Binh Vu
June 02, 2021 | Women in Business

Venture Capital Analyst Binh Vu: “A female founders mindset should be rooted in self-acceptance.”

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As a Venture Capitalist, Binh has had the privilege to work with many different founder teams. Over the years, she has noticed a particular tendency with female founders. In this…

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