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Eric Cornuel Receives Fernandes Leadership Award

January 2015
By AACSB Staff

At the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Decision Sciences Institute (DSI) in November, board member and executive director of the Academy of Strategic and Entrepreneurial Leadership James W. Carland awarded Eric Cornuel, director general and CEO of the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD), the John J. Fernandes Strategic Leadership Award. Carland recognized Cornuel for his entrepreneurial endeavors, his deanship at KIMEP, his influence in the field of management education, and for being an “extraordinary leader from the earliest days.” The Academy established the award in Fernandes’ honor in 2012. The award is presented periodically to a senior academic leader who demonstrates great leadership.

Cornuel (left), Carland (right)

Cornuel (left), Fernandes (right)