Beatrice Collin is Professor of Strategy and International Management at ESCP Europe, where she was Dean of the Faculty from 2014 to 2017. She has also taught at the University of Paris II and has been visiting Professor at Cornell University (US) and Cass Business School (UK). Since 2016, Beatrice Collin has been a member of the Board of Directors of the École des Arts et Métiers Paris Tech (ENSAM).
Her teaching and research focus on international companies, their strategy, their governance and the distinctive issues of their management, particularly in relation to their cultural diversity. Beatrice Collin works with large companies such as L'Oréal (on which she has written two books), Crédit Agricole, Kraft Jacobs Suchard, Carrefour, Adecco, but also medium-sized companies that are successfully leading their globalisation process.
For a number of years, this has led her to design and run "executive" seminars for European and international companies interested in preparing their leaders (and future leaders) for the major changes and challenges of today's and tomorrow's world, be it digitalisation, multipolarity or the circular and sustainable economy.
Béatrice Collin has a triple background in Management, International Economics and Political Science. She is a graduate of the Institut d'Études Politiques de Paris and has completed doctoral studies, jointly with the Department of Economics and the Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University, NY.
Béatrice Collin is a member, reviser and Session Chair Person at the Academy Of Management, a member of EIASM (European Institute for Advanced Studies in Management) and a founding member of EURAM (European Academy of Management).
In 2017, Beatrice Collin received the insignia of Chevalier de l'Ordre National du Mérite.