Professor Emeritus Yves Pigneur has just received a further honorary title, awarded jointly by HEC Montreal and the University of Montreal, for the scope and relevance of his publications.
Appointed Professor Emeritus at HEC Lausanne (UNIL) in 2019 after a career lasting more than 35 years, Yves Pigneur is a leading global expert in the field of management and information systems. After publishing three books that revolutionised how business models are created, and ranked 4th in the biennial Thinkers50 list in 2019, Professor Emeritus Yves Pigneur was was awarded the honorary title of doctorate honoris causa by the Business Science Institute (BSI) in 2020.
Today, Yves Pigneur is receiving another doctorate honoris causa awarded jointly by HEC Montreal and the University of Montreal, both institutions at which he was a Visiting Professor for several years, in the department of information technologies and the entrepreneurship centre. The title was awarded for the current scope and relevance of his publications. "It is a great honour to be associated in this way with the two renowned institutions of HEC Montreal and the University of Montreal,” commented Yves Pigneur on the award.
The whole school congratulates Yves Pigneur on his new title and wishes him every success for his future projects!