Eligible for 1 Executive Master

Executive Certificate

Strategic Business Unit Management - Paris

Master all the managerial aspects of your independent or strategic business unit

Directors and managers need to rethink how they manage their business units and position themselves as development leaders in order to meet strategic challenges. This applies both in their country of origin and overseas. Learn how to master the range of functions needed to :

Develop your activity on an ethical and socially responsible level

Innovate, identify and capitalize on new opportunities

Handle increased responsibility




Success in management requires learning as fast as the world is changing.

– Warren Bennis



The program will enable you to:

Develop your managerial skills by adopting a cross-functional and generalist approach to management in your strategic business unit

Strengthen your leadership skills, proactivity and understanding of the challenges of everyone concerned

Improve how you use your internal and external partner networks to develop value creation in your strategic business unit

Academic Director(s)

Christopher HOGG

Affiliate Professor, HEC Paris

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Program content 

Consists of four 4-day modules and one optional module


Module 1

Analyze, understand and master internal and external challenges.
Define the mission and scope of action for a strategic business unit

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Module 2

Define a strategy and action plan
Determine the strategy and create the action plan

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Module 3

Manage performance and
implementation and adapt to internal and external changes 

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Module 4

Mobilize and organize internal and external teams, Mobilize human capital and the main external partners

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Module 5: (optional)

Challenges and perspectives

This final module will enable you to enrich and develop your medium and long-term managerial vision. You will focus on topics such as major geopolitical changes, ethical managerial challenges, managerial changes and new emerging business models.


Customize your learning journey

This program opens access to 1 HEC Paris Executive Master:

Strategic Business Unit Management - Paris

This program consists of modules taught in the Executive Specialized Master (official Diploma: Mastère Spécialisé®). You can therefore join the Executive Master at a later date without needing to repeat completed modules. The Specialized Masters selection process applies to all candidates.

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The program is aimed at:
Current or future managers of independent business units.

Training costs

21450 €

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CPF and RNCP eligible program

Code CPF 18 26 56
Competency set #1 from the RNCP 24 868

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For further information, please contact :

Mila Barthélémy

Program Advisor

Tried and tested for you

 Discover the experiences of current and former participants. 

Shirley Billot

Président-fondateur de SHB SAS


Cette formation est rassurante pour mes partenaires actuels et futurs car elle montre ma volonté de porter ma société le plus loin possible. »

Guillaume Van Hoeck

After-market sales EMEA chez HAULOTTE Group


Je considère essentiel de s’assurer une formation continue afin de prendre du recul et de rester efficient sur son activité."

Chrystel Farnoux

En création d’entreprise Valeurs & Performance RH


Cela m’a définitivement décidé à me lancer dans la création de ma société, me sentant en effet plus armée pour aborder l’ensemble des problématiques."

Christophe Toulemonde

Directeur SECUREX France


Les intervenants vous emmènent dans leur réflexion et vous élèvent dans la vôtre ! J’ai appris à oser et un poste de Directeur France de la société est venu couronner ma formation.”


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