The MSc Sports Industry Management will allow you to develop high-level management skills specific to the outdoor sports industry. You will cultivate your professional network through expert lecturers, group projects, meetings with key players from the industry who will share their experience and by attending professional trade shows. The group of lecturers includes the following top professionals:
> Jean-Luc Diard – Founder and CEO – Hoka One One
> Pascal Clausse – VP Global Retail – Salomon
> Antoine Haincourt – Brand Strategy Consultant – Previously: Interbrand and Petzl
You also will have the opportunity to complete your internship at a top outdoor company. Since outdoor brands favor hiring internally and recruiting managers skilled for this market, this Master's degree will provide you with the keys to start your career in the industry.
As a manager in the sports and outdoor industry, you are very likely to work with companies from Asia. This is the reason why the MSc Sports Industry Management program covers the three key business centers (Lyon, Annecy, Shanghai) for the sports and outdoor industry and how to navigate through each.
“Our goal, by partnering with EMLYON Business School in the MSc Sports and Outdoor Industry Management program, is to invest in the future by training students for careers in product management, marketing, sales, management accounting and beyond, before they hopefully move on to becoming the future executives of our industry.” Jean-Luc Diard, OSV President