1993 cohort 1 - Programme Grande Ecole
General Manager Distribution Networks for UK & Ireland at Bridgestone
What impressed me the most at Rennes School of Business was the open-mindedness of its community, the way the School was open to the international scene.
Eric Brisard, a student of the very first cohort of the Programme Grande Ecole in 1993, is now the General Manager of Distribution Networks at Bridgestone in Birmingham, England.
In this episode, Eric looks back on the moments that marked his time at the School: the inauguration of the new premises, the creation of the first associations, the open-mindedness and internationalism that were present from the very beginning of the School. “Rennes SB was already a school that was different from the others…”
Eric also mentions the city of Rennes, where he lived for several years, remembers a teacher who had a particular impact on his education and talks about the evolution of the school over the last 30 years. “The school has had an extraordinary journey.” He advises students to keep an open mind, not to be afraid, to seize opportunities and much more…
Check out his full profile in our Unframed Talking podcast. (French only)