In this programme, you’ll be able to meet our core faculty as well as multiple (international) practitioners. This will give you the exposure to both academic and business sides and on top of that, this enables you to share experiences and allows for more networking opportunities.
Philippe Haspeslagh

Prof Philippe Haspeslagh
Honorary Dean of the Vlerick Business School and Director of its Center for Family Business

Professor Philippe Haspeslagh is Honorary Dean of the Vlerick Business School and Director of its Center for Family Business. He has a longstanding career in Business Strategy at Vlerick, INSEAD, Harvard and Stanford Business Schools.  He is Chairman of FBNet, the Belgian branch of the international Family Business Network. He is also a Fellow of the Family Business Institute, Cambridge MA.  where he directs the programme on Boards in Family Businesses and a Fellow of INSEAD’s International Directors Forum, which he created in 2001. Professor Haspeslagh is Chairman of Ardo, a family business which is the European leader in freshfrozen vegetables, herbs and fruit products. He is also a Board member of Vandemoortele, a large family business in bakery products and oils. He was a Director of two listed family firms, Kinepolis and Sioen. He sits on the Board of FBN and of Guberna. He is a graduate of INSEAD’ Consulting and Coaching for Change programme, and has a Doctorate and MBA from the Harvard Business School. He has advised widely on the relation between owners, boards and corporate management.

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