We are here to ignite the passion for renewal in people, by turning knowledge into insight, action and measurable impact. We deliver executive programmes and solutions globally by merging frontline independent academic expertise, thorough business understanding and innovative pedagogical approaches into solutions tailored for you.
Founded in 2005 as a joint venture between two leading Nordic business schools – Hanken School of Economics in Finland and Stockholm School of Economics (SSE) in Sweden, we offer the combined strength and competence of two well-renowned, accredited business schools both founded in 1909. We are part of the Stockholm School of Economics, with offices in Stockholm, Helsinki, Vaasa, Oslo, Riga, Moscow and St. Petersburg. In 2020, Hanken & SSE acquired HRM Partners. HRM Partners offers high-impact and practice-oriented services which include business and career coaching and outplacement services in situations of change.
#1 in Northern Europe
#16 in the world
The annual Financial Times global ranking of executive education has since 2005 ranked Hanken & SSE Executive Education as #1 in Northern Europe through its owner Stockholm School of Economics, while being part of the top 50 providers of executive education in the world.
Hanken School of Economics
Hanken is a Finnish business school located in Helsinki and Vasa, Finland. Hanken is a leading, internationally accredited university with over a hundred years of experience in education and research in economics and business administration.
Stockholm School of Economics is one of Europe’s leading business schools, with a unique business-community network. The research is internationally recognized and many of the researchers are among the leading figures in their respective fields.
The mission of Stockholm School of Economics Riga is to provide state-of-the-art education in economics and business that contributes to the economic and social development of the region, in particular the Baltic countries.
The objective of Stockholm School of Economics Russia is to be a mutually enriching cultural context of business education that inspires people to learn and develop thereby contributing to long-term sustainable societal development.