Press release

16 Sep.

Stéphanie LAVIGNE is appointed Dean of TBS

The board of directors of this Chamber of Commerce-affiliated Higher Education Establishment (EESC) in Toulouse has voted unanimously to appoint Stéphanie Lavigne as Dean of TBS, replacing François Bonvalet. Stéphanie Lavigne will be the school’s first female dean. Her appointment was a natural choice for the board, given her active and efficient involvement in implementing the recent reforms aimed at transforming the school. She will take up her new post on October 1, 2019.
27 May.

TBS has its AACSB accreditation renewed for 5 more years

TBS has achieved the renewal of AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate School of Business) accreditation for the next 5 years, for the 4th time in a row. The American institution assesses business schools according to the highest international quality standards. For TBS students, such certification enhances the academic and pedagogical quality of the school.
25 May.

[GDPR] First year of application: boom of DPOs and new strategies for US companies

TBS Business School Law Professor Gregory VOSS, specialized in data privacy, analyses the first year of GDPR application.
13 Nov.

[GDPR] Can Facebook and Google survive the new European data protection law?

A recent study conducted by Professor Gregory Voss from TBS Business School and Kimberly Houser, Assistant Professor from Oklahoma State University, analyzes the consequences of the new data protection European law (GDPR) on Facebook and Google business models. The research concludes that US tech companies will need to adapt their practices to the European legislation under risk of facing multimillion, or even billion euros fines, depending of their turnover.
06 Jun.

Annabel-Mauve Bonnefous is the new director of Toulouse Business School’s MS/MSc programs

On 1st June, Annabel-Mauve Bonnefous took over as director of the Toulouse Business School’s MS/MSc programs. With degrees from HEC Paris and the Skema Business School under her belt, her career combines academic excellence with high-level expertise in directing and designing academic programs. She will be putting her skills and talent to work developing TBS’s MS/MSc degrees.
30 Jan.

How is China investing in clean energy in Europe?

Chinese investments in solar and wind in Europe are motivated by market-seeking and mostly concentrated in Germany, shows a new study from Toulouse Business School.
07 Nov.

Preparing managers for the big data-driven business era

A new opinion paper published on “Business Process Management Journal” analyses the inadequacies of current business education tackling educational challenges of a data-driven world.
04 Oct.

Provocative female models in advertising lead to intra-sexual competition

New research in Journal of Business Ethics suggests that advertisements featuring provocative female models trigger women to engage in indirect aggression
02 Oct.

Graduation of TBS & IIM Bangalore first batch of Aerospace MBA

The first batch of TBS and IIM Bangalore Aerospace MBA graduated Friday 29th September at Toulouse Business School in Toulouse, France. More than 40 Indian students joint their fellow partners of the Part Time and Full Time Aerospace MBA taught in Toulouse for the graduation ceremony.
29 Jun.

Patricia Bournet appointed Director of the Bachelor’s Program at Toulouse Business School

Patricia Bournet was appointed Director of the Bachelor’s Program at Toulouse Business School on 1 June 2017. This former TBS Grande École and Bachelor program graduate will be moving to the campus in Toulouse, having spent several years promoting TBS’s training courses in Morocco. Patricia Bournet’s international profile, knowledge of the School and multi-site management experience will be great assets in helping her to manage France’s leading vocational and cross-cultural Bachelor program.
12 Apr.

Toulouse Business School launches new MSc in International Strategic Business

Toulouse Business School (TBS) is launching a new Master of Science (MSc) in International Strategic Business, a 15-month program, taught entirely in English. Students will learn essential business skills, combining theoretical and practical knowledge of international business and culture, and will take part in interactive workshops in four European capital cities. The objective is to prepare them to be international business leaders. The new program is now accepting applications with classes scheduled to begin in October 2017.
06 Mar.

Airlines face a decreasing marginal return to leasing on their profit margin

New study from Toulouse Business School focuses on the impact of aircraft-leasing on the profitability of airlines. The leasing business has seen remarkable growth over the last 20 years and has fundamentally changed the business of air transport. It was long thought that the performance of an airline company was proportional to the lease level of its fleet. But a new study of Toulouse Business School proves that there is an optimal level of leasing beyond which profitability is reduced.
27 Feb.

Toulouse Business School’s international campus strategy takes off in London and comes of age in Spain

As Toulouse Business School opens a Campus in London, it also celebrates the 20th anniversary of its Barcelona campus, expands its presence in Paris and appoints a new director in Casablanca. Furthermore, 25 new Erasmus and cooperation agreements have been signed with renowned international universities.
02 Feb.

Knowing that thin-ideal models have been airbrushed does not protect women from wanting to look like them and suffering from the exposure

New study from Toulouse Business School examines the links between detection of airbrushing and women’s emotional reactions
04 Nov.

TBS’ Aerospace MBA in India: a valuable and efficient partnership with IIMB

Toulouse Business School’s (TBS) Aerospace MBA in India is a unique programme that offers its graduates a GMAE certificate (General Management Programme for Aerospace and Aviation Executives) from the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) at the end of the first year and an MBA at the end of the second. The course allies IIMB’s academic expertise in management (ranked 19th by the Financial Times) and TBS’ aerospace competences which have been built upon since 1999.
04 Jul.

Toulouse Business School launches Master of Science in Digital Intelligence & Marketing Analytics

Given the recent explosion in the volume of data, the ability of companies to exploit its potential and transform it into a strategic and competitive advantage is still considerably underdeveloped. Data processing requires the appropriate technical expertise as well as the awareness of managers that the "data" should be at the centre of decision making. Dedicated to Digital Marketing Intelligence and Analytics, Toulouse Business School’s new MSc in Digital Intelligence & Marketing Analytics (DIMA) has been designed to meet these objectives.
27 Jun.

MSc SCALE: the degree with four vocational qualifications

The Master of Science Supply Chain and Lean Management program, taught in English, welcomes students from around the world
16 Jul.

Two new joint degree programmes fuse business and engineering

Bold partnership between Toulouse Business School and the School of Mines in Albi to train "engineer-managers"
09 Jun.

Florence Ramillon appointed Director of International Relations at TBS

Opening up to the rest of the world is central to the strategy of Toulouse Business School. The internationalization of its Faculty, the hosting of visiting professors and the creation of a network of partner universities in line with the school's research needs, are key factors for academic excellence. The appointment of Florence RAMILLON, on June 1, 2015, to head up the International Relations Department of Toulouse Business School is in perfect synergy with the strategy for international development defined by François Bonvalet, Dean of TBS. Florence RAMILLON will be helping in the following projects: the future TBS sites, especially in London and the Middle East; the opening of an office in Beijing; and increased international recruitment of students and faculty for 2020.
13 Jan.

After China, the USA and elsewhere: South America and India provide new markets for books by TBS professors: P. Malaval, C. Bénaroya and J.-M. Décaudin.

The book "Marketing Business to Business", co-authored by Philippe Malaval and Christophe Bénaroya, a standard work on the markets of the French-speaking world and published last year in English, now also has a Spanish edition, "Marketing B2B, del marketing Industrial al Marketing de los Contratos", published by the prestigious Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos in Lima.
10 Dec.

Toulouse Business School signs a ground-breaking partnership with Air France Industries KLM Engineering & Maintenance (AFI KLM E&M).

At the request of AFI KLM E&M, Toulouse Business School will provide part of the aeronautical management training course for senior, high-potential managers of a Chinese customer of AFI KLM E&M. This training contract was awarded to TBS following a particularly demanding call for tenders issued by AFI KLM E&M. TBS’s ability to prepare a customized offer and provide advanced aeronautical management training, as well as its location in Europe’s aviation capital, made all the difference.
08 Oct.

Toulouse Business School is now one of the world's elite Business Schools after obtaining EQUIS accreditation for the 3rd time in a row for the maximum period of 5 years.

Toulouse Business School has just had its EQUIS accreditation (European Quality Improvement System), renewed by the EFMD (European Foundation for Management Development), for five years. By assigning TBS the maximum accreditation period for the 3rd time in a row, the EFMD has again confirmed that the School ranks among the elite of the world's Business Schools. In France, TBS is now one of only five business management schools to have achieved this, alongside HEC and ESCP Europe. This very exclusive international label recognizes the quality of TBS's strategy and shows its ability to maintain world-level performance.
06 Jun.

The Toulouse Chamber of Commerce and Industry announces the arrival of François Bonvalet as Director of Toulouse Business School effective 1 September 2014.

Associate Dean and Deputy Director General in charge of International Affairs and Development at the NEOMA Group (merger between Reims Management School and Rouen Business School), formerly Director General of Reims Management School Group, François Bonvalet, 53, is to succeed Jacques Igalens as the Director of Toulouse Business School on 1 October 2014.
13 Mar.

Toulouse Business School will train the leaders of India's aviation industry in partnership with Airbus and the Indian Institute of Management of Bangalore (IIMB)

On 13 March 2014, Toulouse Business School (TBS) finalised the launch of the Aerospace MBA programme/Executive General Management Programme in Aerospace and Aviation Management in India in partnership with one of the world's leading management schools, the Indian Institute of Management of Bangalore (IIMB). The purpose of this programme, sponsored by Airbus, is to train India's future aviation industry managers and leaders.
23 Oct.

Le CNES, Astrium, Thales Alenia Space, Toulouse Business School & l’Université Toulouse I Capitole, are launching the Chaire SIRIUS

The first international private research Chair dedicated to Law and Business Management for Activities in the Space Sector.