On Wednesday, 26th of June, the press conference on the signing of the partnership between emlyon business school and the Tony Parker Adéquat Academy took place at emlyon business school’s Silex Innovation Lab.

This event brought together Tony PARKER, President of the Tony Parker Adéquat Academy, Xavier LUCAS, Vice-President,  Bruno BONNELL, Chairman of the Supervisory Board at emlyon business school and Tawhid CHTIOUI, President of the Management Board and General Manager at emlyon business school.

Developing long-term strategic cooperation through innovative joint projects and actions: this is the objective of this unique academic partnership between two institutions based on a common philosophy and values. Sharing a common, innovative educational vision focused on both passion and employability, the Tony Parker Adéquat Academy and emlyon business school have signed a four-year partnership. First part of this collaboration: a common training offer open from next school year.

Tony PARKER “The Tony Parker Adéquat Academy is a new and unique project in Europe, which perfectly matches the values of emlyon business school. I look forward to seeing how this Academy will evolve!”

Xavier LUCAS “We would like to highlight the human factor at the Tony Parker Adéquat Academy. We want to help our future Academicians create a life project for themselves, in line with their passion.”

This convention is based on 3 pillars: common educational values, the search for employability, and adaptability to the current economic context. emlyon business school, a major partner, will offer the Global BBA program to the Tony Parker Adéquat Academy students. From 2022 onwards, a future proximity to Gerland will further encourage exchanges and joint activities between the different actors of the two institutions.

Bruno BONNELL “The paths of excellence are not incompatible with the paths of the heart, and the Tony Parker Adéquat Academy and the emlyon business school program is proof that it’s possible to combine passion and study. »

Tawhid CHTIOUI “The links between sport and management are strong, combining these two fields is logical for the Tony Parker Adéquat Academy and the emlyon business school. »