Case Writing Competition - Winners 2017

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EFMD is delighted to announce the winners of the 2017 EFMD Case Writing Competition. 

2017 Category Winners

Corporate Social Responsibility, Sponsored by Kedge Business School

Bank Audi: Leading through Sustainability”, written by:

  • Dima Jamali, American University of Beirut, LB

Family Business, Sponsored by Suliman S. Olayan School of Business, American University of Beirut, LB

Li & Fung – Navigating through disruptive changes”, written by:

  • Danielle Yew, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, SG
  • Boon-Siong Neo, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, SG

Finance and Banking, Sponsored by Toulouse Business School – Groupe ESC Toulouse

EVOCO AG: Solving Liquidity and Incentive Issues in Private Equitywritten by:

  • Benoit Leleux, IMD, CH
  • Esmeralda Megally, Xsensio, CH

Supply Chain Management, Sponsored by Kedge Business School

Sky Deutschland (A) and (B)”, written by:

  • Ralf Seifert, IMD, CH
  • Katrin Siebenburger Hacki, IMD, CH

Emerging Global Chinese Competitors, Sponsored by ChinaCases.org, The Global Platform of China Cases

Fintech and Finance Transformation: The Rise of Ant Financial Services”, written by:

  • Shuyan Xie, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, SG
  • Siew Kien Sia, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, SG
  • Boon-Siong Neo, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, SG

Euro-Mediterranean Managerial Practices and Issues, Sponsored by Montpellier Business School, FR

Coco-Mat: The Spartan Mattress Revolution”, written by:

  • Mary Papageorgiou, IMD, CH
  • Benoit Leleux, IMD, CH
  • Sophia Shilimindri-Jaquier, IMD, CH

African Business Cases, Sponsored by China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)

Lonmin Plc: Mining and responsible investment – dangerous liaisons?”, written by:

  • Stephanie Giamporcaro, Graduate School of Business University of Cape Town, ZA
  • Marilize Putter, Graduate School of Business University of Cape Town, ZA

Indian Management Issues and Opportunities, Sponsored by Curtin Business School, AU

Himachal Fertilizer Corporation (A), (B) and (C)”, written by:

  • Mahendra Gujarathi, Bentley University, Waltham, US
  • Samir Barua, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, IN

Responsible Leadership, Sponsored by University of San Diego - School of Business Administration

Wells Fargo: Setting the stagecoach thundering again”, written by:

  • Mahendra Gujarathi, Bentley University, Waltham, US
  • Samir Barua, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, IN

Inclusive Business Models, Sponsored by IMD

Simsepay at Yes Bank: Creating Value Through an Un‘Smart’ Innovation”, written by:

  • Indranil Bose, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, IN
  • Gaurav Gupta, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, IN

Latin American Business Cases, Sponsored by Universidad Externado de Colombia

EBX: The Rise and Fall of a Billionaire - Eike Batista “, written by:

  • Felipe Monteiro, INSEAD, FR
  • Anne-Marie Carrick, INSEAD, FR

MENA Business Cases, Sponsored by HEC Paris in Qatar

Modest Fashion: Will It Divide What Was United by Faith?”, written by:

  • Deval Kartik, Amity Research Centers, Headquarter, Bangalore, IN
  • Syed Munawwar Ahmed, Amity Research Centers, Headquarter, Bangalore, IN

Bringing Technology to Market, Sponsored by ESMT

First Solar”, written by:

  • Jennifer Ballen, MIT Sloan School of Management, Cambridge, US
  • Neil Thompson, MIT Sloan School of Management, Cambridge, US

Urban Transition Challenges, Sponsored by Climate-Kic

Edmonton City Centre Airport: A Sustainability Challenge for a Growing City”, written by:

  • Joel Gehman, University of Alberta, CA
  • Neetu Sharma, University of Alberta, CA
  • Kristel Owens, University of Alberta, CA

Sustainable Production Systems, Sponsored by Climate-Kic

CarbonCure Technologies Inc. – Saving the World One Brick at a Time”, written by:

  • Peggy Cunnningham, Dalhousie University, CA

Sustainable Business Models, Sponsored by Climate-Kic

Switchon – O’nergy: Social Innovation Challenges at the Bottom of the Pyramid”, written by:

  • Ramedra Singh, Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, IN

Continuous Improvement: the Journey to Excellence, Sponsored by Instituto Internacional San Telmo – Catedra Mayoral de Mejora Continua

Kaiser Permanente: Creating a No-Wait Emergency Department”, written by:

  • Edward D. Arnheiter, University of the Pacific, Stockton, US

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Kaizen in Public Service. A case study in a Public Environmental Organization in Mexico”, written by:

  • Manuel F. Suárez-Barraza, Universidad de las Américas Puebla, San Andrés Cholula, Puebla, MX
  • Francisco Rodríguez González, EGADE Business School, Santa Fe, Ciudad de México, MX
  • Manuela Gutiérrez-Leefmans, Universidad de las Américas Puebla, San Andrés Cholula, Puebla, MX

Entrepreneurship, Sponsored by EM Lyon

MB&F, The Management of Creativity”, written by:

  • David Millan, IE Business School, Madrid, ES