Opportunities for Executives
For executives worldwide, Wharton offers many avenues to access Wharton knowledge and talent — from gaining new insights in executive programs and global forums around the world, to collaborating on faculty research and student consulting initiatives, to recruiting some of the brightest minds for internships and full-time positions.
Wharton Executive Education offers the latest knowledge, applied research, and best practices, both in open enrollment and custom programs delivered to global clients on our campuses and worldwide. About 60% of participants in our open enrollment programs are international. The trusted knowledge partner to a broad range of global clients, Wharton delivers programs for international and multinational firms and organizations located in China, India, Australia, Thailand, Europe, and Latin America.
Global Research Initiatives Wharton's research centers and initiatives reflect the diversity and depth of research interests and activity at the School. These interdisciplinary centers serve as an intellectual hub for Wharton and Penn faculty, students, and members of the business community, who come together to study and debate key challenges for businesses and leaders. Their work generates courses, academic programs, community outreach, published research, and partnerships among academics, government, and industry. Learn more about the global research at Wharton’s 20…
Wharton's 193,000 alumni live and lead in 153 countries worldwide. Alumni Everywhere (2014-2015) Alumni 93,000 Alumni Clubs 79 Countries 153 Continents 6 Africa & Middle East 930 Asia 5,660 Australia & New Zealand 380 Caribbean & Latin America 1,370 Europe 4,510 North America 79,280
Held each year in centers of international economic importance, the Wharton Global Forums offer alumni a chance to engage with leaders in the business community. These events host a number of keynotes and panel discussions with Wharton’s outstanding faculty members, Wharton alumni, and industry leaders about today’s most relevant topics in business.
For the past few years, approximately one-quarter of the graduating MBA classes have found full-time employment in international locations. We offer employers the opportunity to connect with students and alumni on a personalized, effective level through on-campus recruiting options, off-campus resources, and customized service from their industry contacts.