Executive Short Program

Supply Chain Management

Teaching language: English


Transform your supply chain model

For a long time considered as a pure support function related to supply, production and distribution, supply chain management has benefited from the best practices developed by the automotive industry for generating operational excellence.


The aim of this program is to capitalize on supply chain to create market differentiation and competitive advantage and provide value for customers.





If you don't have a competitive advantage, don't compete." 

– Jack Welch



The program will enable you to:

Identify which business values can be leveraged by supply chain in terms of the strategic market positioning of the company

Understand the role supply chain can play at an executive level

Acquire the methodology for scoring the supply chain performance

Define the maturity target of your supply chain in terms of governance, performance measurement, processes, competences and tools

Academic Director(s)

Michel Fender

Affiliate Professor, HEC Paris

Discover the program outline

Discover the program outline

Program Content

Consists of 3 themes

Theme 1

The 5-pillar value model, its links to finance and trade-off 

The 1 value + 5 solutions building block supply chain model
Experiencing supply chain by playing the Beer Game 

Theme 2

How to use supply chain to support the “One Team” construction

Organizational dimension and key processes for monitoring the business, meeting the demands of B2B and B2C customers

Theme 3

Major topics for executive committee members

Segmentation and specialization, key success factors for supply chain transformation and mega-trends in supply chains

Customize your learning journey

  • management
    3 days - essential

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  • marketing
    3 days - expert

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  • management
    4 days - excellence

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  • hec paris executive education certificate

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:
Company owners and CEOs
Senior Executives of large corporations who are one or two levels from CEO
Regional Directors 
Heads of Business Units or Country Managers of organizations
Senior Managers who are, or will soon be, responsible for developing and implementing strategy and/or innovation in their organization.

Training costs

3885 € excl. VAT

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For further information, please contact :

Aurélie Lever

Program Advisor

Professor insights

In this video, discover Michel Fender's insights

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

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