Executive Short Program

International risk management

Mastering legal and compliance risks in a global context

Do you find keeping on top of all the legal and compliance risks facing your company a challenge? Running an international company now involves dealing with more regulations, more government enforcement, draconian sanctions and significant reputational risks.


The goal of this program is therefore to provide you with the necessary know-how to approach the current international risk landscape with greater confidence and assurance.




Risk is the nature of true business growth."

– Wayne Barrow



The program will enable you to:

Increase your awareness of international compliance risks

Adapt your decision-making skills to high pressure environments

Understand the importance of leadership skills, prioritization, teamwork and delegation

Tackle real-life risk scenarios that you could face in your current or future position

Academic Director(s)

Christian Rau

Senior Lecturer, HEC Paris

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Program Content

Consists of 3 modules over 2.5 days

Module 1

Making sense of the “compliance jungle”

Antitrust, anti-corruption, anti-discrimination and whistleblowing.

Module 2

Why do some laws apply outside of their country of origin? 

FCPA, Sarbanes-Oxley, UK Bribery Act… what are the consequences for international organizations?

Module 3

Developing a robust compliance management system

How to spot compliance risks and make the best use of your internal and external advisors.




Join the Global Network for Advanced Management

This program is eligible to the Global Network for Advanced Management (GNAM) Certificate of Excellence in Global Business, which allows Executives to choose from over 120 courses offered by 19 member schools and representing a total of 15 training days. For more information and a full list of eligible programs, click here.



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2 years

Obtain an HEC Paris certificate
You can personalize your study path according to your own needs and resources. You will be awarded an HEC Paris Executive Education certificate after a total of 10 days of training. This can be spread out over 3 intensive programs during a 2-year period. You can also join the HEC Executive Community.

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The program is aimed at:
Heads of a Global, Regional or International Business Unit
Presidents of a National Business Unit

Training costs

3230 € excl. VAT

Next session

2017 / 2018
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For further information, please contact :

Laure Nascimento da Silva

Program Advisor

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Watch this webinar presentation by the Academic Director and get a foretaste of the program.

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International Risk Management - Webinar

More than just a pretty place

HEC Paris Le Château is more than a neoclassical landmark. It is the perfect place in which to take a step back and improve yourself with concrete training which you will put into application as soon as you return to your company.









We deliver our short programs when and where you choose

With our in-house short program offer you can train your teams whenever and wherever suits you best.

Contact us at interprivilege@hec-crc.fr, and we will arrange for the academic team to come to the location of your choice and deliver the same content that is taught on campus.



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