Our purpose
Challenging what is and inspiring what could be, we develop leaders who transform organizations and contribute to society.

Our Values

IMD core values
CHF Million: annual economic impact
CHF Million contributed per year to Vaud-based employees and suppliers
Jobs on the Lausanne Campus
Swiss startups assisted by MBAS & EMBA since 1998
Overnight hotel stays

IMD Annual Report 2020
IMD Annual Report 2019

2019 was a milestone year of increased revenues, which supported increased investments. Revenues hit a record high thanks to growth of 9.5 percent compared to 2018. As a Swiss foundation, IMD is not aiming to generate profits, but increasing revenues does enable us to make more investments on the pedagogical, operational and research fronts - including areas such as a pioneering virtual classroom concept. For more details, download the Annual Report 2019 (PDF).

We also offer a French version of the IMD Annual Report 2019 (PDF, 171 MB).

Annual report 2019
IMD Annual Report 2018

IMD favors a lean organization with minimal bureaucracy. Demand for faculty expertise grew in 2018, as IMD cemented its position as a primary driver of innovative ideas in global busi- ness, executive education and re- search, thanks to its unique “real world” insights and world-re- nowned experts. For more details, download the Annual Report 2018 (PDF, 7.47 MB)

Annual report 2018
IMD Annual Report 2017

2017 was characterized by continuity, growth and transformation. Since succeeding Dominique Turpin at the helm of IMD at the beginning of 2017, the management team, the board and the IMD community have been working on a set of priorities that will enable IMD to succeed in today’s and tomorrow’s competitive landscape by having a distinctive positive impact on individuals, organizations and the world. For more details, download the Annual Report 2017 (PDF, 3.77 MB).

Annual report 2017