Who we are

In today’s world, a “maker” is someone who takes their destiny into their own hands, who shapes and moulds their own future. Yet this is not a purely individual approach. On the contrary, it is a collaborative process. In other words, the principle is no longer “Do It Yourself”, but rather “Do It Together”. This concept perfectly reflects our vision of what an entrepreneur is, i.e. a person who tries, experiments, fails, starts again and learns by doing. The emlyon business school entrepreneur is a “maker” and an “early mover” – i.e. an “early maker

Mission, Beliefs and Values

Since its creation, emlyon business school has been driven by entrepreneurship, innovation and humanism. Our vision and mission are nurtured by our global and digital world. The entrepreneur from emlyon business school is a maker and an early mover. He is an early maker.

Mission, Beliefs & Values

Facts and Figures

emlyon business school is a major force in the world of European Business Schools. We are one of the few business schools to hold triple accreditation from Equis, AACSB and AMBA.

Facts & Figures



emlyon is always on the look out for talented individuals who embody the entrepreneurial spirit. If you want to work in a fast-moving, innovative and demanding environment and want to make a difference, please get in touch to find out about the opportunities available.

Regional Partnership

emlyon business school has strong roots in the Rhône-Alpes region of France, where it is a flagship international management school. emlyon business school is committed to ongoing links with the region through wide-ranging activities and partnerships.

Regional Partnership


Strong governance is key to emlyon's ability to adapt to the changing needs of business education. Affiliated to the Lyon Chamber of Commerce and Industry, emlyon's Board of Directors and management team have considerable experience as entrepreneurs, in large corporations and in education.