MSc in International Sustainability Management

Academic Directors

Prof. Sylvie Geisendorf

Prof. Sylvie Geisendorf

European Academic Director of the Master in International Sustainability Management

Sylvie Geisendorf holds the chair of Environment and Economics at the Berlin Campus.

She is the European Academic Director of the Master in International Sustainability Management programme. In addition, Prof. Geisendorf is Scientific Director of the Research Center on Sustainability: Business and Society - Towards a Sustainable World.

Courses taught by Prof. Geisendorf in the programme:

  • Environmental and Resource Economics (term 1)
  • The Ecological Background of Economic Activity: Ecosystem Theory (term 1)
  • Urban Resilience (elective, term 4)


View the entire vita of Sylvie Geisendorf.

Prof. Olivier Delbard

Prof. Olivier Delbard

Academic Director of the Master in International Sustainability Management, Paris Campus

Olivier Delbard is Professor at the department of Economics, Law and Social Sciences at the Paris Campus. He is specialized on CSR and has written several books on it. In addition, Prof. Delbard is the Sustainability Coordinator of ESCP Europe.

Courses taught by Prof. Delbard in the programme:

  • New Interactions between Business and Society: Innovative Responses to the Sustainability Challenge (term 2)
  • Sustainability Governance and Policy (term 2)
  • Mini Consultancy Project (term 3)

View the entire vita of Olivier Delbard.

ESCP Europe faculty

Prof. Kerstin Alfes

Prof. Kerstin Alfes

Professor of Organisation and Human Resource Management, Berlin Campus

She is the Academic Director for the Master in European Business (MEB) at the Berlin Campus.




Courses taught by Prof. Alfes in the programme:

  • Research Methods (together with Prof. Bick, term 4)

Prof. Aurélien Acquier

Prof. Aurélien Acquier

Associate Professor of Strategy, Organizational Behavior and Human Resources, Paris Campus

Research: Embedding CSR within organizations, CSR and sensemaking, CSR history


Courses taught by Prof. Acquier in the programme:

  • New concepts for a sustainable Lifestyle: the Circular Economy (together with Prof. Carbone, term 2)
  • The Dark Side of Sustainability (elective, term 2)

 

 

Prof. Markus Bick

Prof. Markus Bick

Professor of Business Information Systems, Berlin Campus

Research: Knowledge management, e-learning, convergent systems, ambient intelligence, simulation



Courses taught by Prof. Bick in the programme:

  • Research Methods (together with Prof. Alfes, term 4)
  • Business Information Systems (elective, term 4)

 

 

Prof. Thierry Boudès

Prof. Thierry Boudès

Associate Professor of Strategy and project management at ESCP Europe, Paris Campus

Research: narrative processes in organizations and the narrative dimensions of strategy and project management


Course taught by Prof. Boudès in the programme:

  • International Project Management and Consulting (term 3)

 

 

Prof. Rolf Brühl

Prof. Rolf Brühl

Professor of Business Ethics and Management Control, Berlin Campus

Research: Behavioural accounting, CSR reporting, Social accounts and trust repair


Course taught by Prof. Brühl in the programme:

  • Business Ethics and CSR (term 1)

 

 

 

Prof. Valentina Carbone

Prof. Valentina Carbone

Professor of Supply Chain Management, Paris Campus

Research: Sustainable and green supply chain management, CSR and sensemaking



Courses taught by Prof. Carbone in the programme:

  • Sustainable Supply Chain Management (together with Prof. Moatti, term 2)
  • New concepts for a sustainable Lifestyle: the Circular Economy (together with Prof. Acquier, term 2)

 

 

 

Prof. David Chekroun

Prof. David Chekroun

Associate Professor of Economics, Law and Social Sciences, Paris Campus

Mr. Chekroun is the co-director of the "Law & Finance" major. In 2013, he was appointed scientific director of the ESCP Europe/EDF Contract management Certificate Program.

Course taught by Prof. Chekroun in the programme:

  • International Business and Human Rights (elective, term 2)

 

 

 

Prof. Lola Herrero

Prof. Lola Herrero

Associate Professor at ESCP Europe, Madrid Campus

Scientific-Academic Director of the M.Sc. in Hospitality and Tourism Management



Course taught by Prof. Herrero in the programme:

  • Sustainable Tourism (elective, term 3)

 

 

Dr. Florian Lüdeke-Freund

Prof. Florian Lüdeke-Freund

Professor at ESCP Europe, Berlin Campus

Chair of Corporate Sustainability
European Academic Director of the Master in Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Innovation at the Berlin Campus

Course taught by Dr. Lüdeke-Freund in the programme:

  • Environmental and Sustainability Management (term 1)
  • Eco-Marketing (term 1)

 

 

Prof. Valérie Moatti

Prof. Valérie Moatti

Associate Professor at ESCP Europe, Paris Campus

Associate Professor in the Information and Operations Management departement



Course taught by Prof. Moatti in the programme:

  • Sustainable supply chain management (together with Prof. Carbone, term 2)

 

 

Prof. Nathalie Prime

Prof. Nathalie Prime

Professor of International marketing and cross-cultural management at ESCP Europe, Paris Campus

Chair of the European Department of Marketing at ESCP Europe across 5 country campuses (Berlin, London, Madrid, Paris, Torino)

Course taught by Prof. Prime in the programme:

  • Cross-Cultural Management and Sustainability (term 3)

 

 

Prof. Peter Stephenson-Wright

Prof. Peter Stephenson-Wright

Affiliate Professor, London Campus

He is Executive MBA Academic Director for the London Campus and Programme Director of the Executive Master in Marketing & Creativity and Creative London summer school programmes.
Research: application of creativity in business and the ways in which organisations can balance innovative thinking with the rigour of business analysis and process.

Course taught by Prof. Peter Stephenson-Wright in the programme:

  • Managing Complexity (term 4)

 

 

Dr. Michaela Wieandt

Dr. Michaela Wieandt

Manager Career Services & Placement, Linking Talents Germany

Dr. Michaela Wieandt is career advisor and coach at ESCP Europe Berlin as well as associate researcher at the Talent Management Institute.

Course taught by Michaela Wieandt in the programme:

  • Career Development (term 1)

 

 

External professionals

Pilar Acosta

Pilar Acosta

Assistant professor at the School of Business and Economic Sciences at Universidad Icesi, in Cali, Colombia

Current research: The diffusion of sustainability related practices across global value chains in Latin America and in the history of CSR in the region


Course taught by Pilar Acosta in the programme:

  • Business and Sustainability in the Developing World (elective, term 3)

Emanuelle Garbe

Emanuelle Garbe

Affiliate lecturer, Paris Campus

Emmanuelle Garbe is a consultant, researcher and teacher in Human resource management and in Organizations.




Course taught by Emanuelle Garbe in the programme:

  • NGO & Management (elective, term 2)

Isabelle Guénard-Malaussène

Isabelle Guénard-Malaussène

Affiliate lecturer, Paris Campus

To make use of her experience and conviction in Sustainable Finance, Ms. Guénard-Malaussène created her consulting company in 2015, FINANCE@IMPACT.


Course taught by Isabelle Guénard-Malaussène in the programme:

  • Sustainable Finance (elective, term 2)

Dr. Julie Guth

Dr. Julie Guth

Affiliate lecturer, Berlin Campus

Having worked in management consulting for several years as well as developing and setting up new education programs, Ms. Guth gained comprehensive knowledge in supporting students in acquiring new skills and expertise.

Course taught by Julie Guth in the programme:

  • Eco-Venturing (Starting an Eco Company) (elective, term 4)

Prof. Dieter Scherer

Prof. Dieter Scherer

Professor at Technische Universität Berlin


Head of the Department of Climatology at the Institute of Ecology of Technische Universität Berlin

 

 






Course taught by Prof. Scherer in the programme:

  • The Ecological Background of Economic Activity: Climatology (term 1)

 

 

Samanthi Luisa Silva

Samanthi Luisa Silva

Research Associate at Leuphana University of Lüneburg

Research interests: sustainability management, assessment and valuation.

Course taught by Samanthi Luisa Silva in the programme:

  • Integrated Reporting (term 1)