Daniel Peyron Business School

Daniel Peyron is the President of HECI Business School.

A graduate of ESC Bordeaux, (Bordeaux Business School), he started his career in industry, firstly with Schlumberger and then L'Oreal, as a finance controller.

In 1976, he participated in the creation of "INSEEC, Bordeaux" (The Institute of Higher Education for the study of Economics and Commerce) and in the development of the institution, of which he was director until 1989, notably committing himself to the development of an original educational approach. He also taught finance at the University of Bordeaux 1.

After various other roles in higher education in France, he was appointed the Director of La Rochelle Business School, Groupe Sup de Co, for the last 10 years. A transversal program, "Humacite", was initiated in 2006, which today gives La Rochelle Business School an innovative and differentiating pedagogic position among elite French Business Schools.

He has recently been appointed as President of HECI.

Daniel Peyron is known as an expert in tourism education and works alongside the World Tourism Organisation/ UNWTO for the improvement of the quality of educational programs, in training and research, in tourism, via the TedQual accreditation scheme.

Daniel Peyron, President of HECI Business School