From the Nordics
to the world

Igniting strategic renewal

Hanken & SSE Executive Education exists to ignite the passion for renewal in people and organisations, 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 customised for you.

Part of Stockholm School of Economics

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 and Riga.

About us Hanken SSE Low Res
24K
24K
Executives in our programmes
900
900
Programmes delivered
50
50
Delivery locations worldwide
500
500
Independent expert faculty

The way we work

Courage
Courage, that special skill of calculated risk-taking helps bring out innovation and new thinking. We believe in courage as a skill to move mountains and it all starts from ourselves.
Insight
We believe that insight is the journey to actions that create impact. Insights add value and therefore we collaborate with the intent to offer insight and gain new insights every step of the way. Gaining new insight challenges us to always be one step ahead.
Heart
Organisations don’t create renewal or change, people do. Therefore, everything we do puts us, the human, right at the core. Our human touch creates life-changing moments of insight that inspires renewal and can sustain the test of time.
Bubbly
We have a bubbly spirit and doing business with us is seriously fun. We are flexible and will find a solution to any challenge.

Financial Times rankings

#1 in Northern Europe

#17 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.

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