Empowering organizations for over 50 years

Ashridge has contributed to the success of thousands of individuals, teams, and organizations by helping to develop their leadership capabilities. Founded with the support of leading organizations including Unilever, Shell, and Guinness, today we work with over 1,000 clients across 40+ countries.

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A different kind of business school

More than just a business school, we are a global network that educates, inspires, and connects some of the most forward-thinking talent from around the world.

For more than 50 years, we have been helping build leaders. Because ultimately, people drive success. Hult International Business School is dedicated to educating not just leaders of business, but leaders of the world.

Bertil Hult

Benefactor of Hult International Business School and Founder of EF Education First

Accreditation and rankings

Our executive education programs are consistently ranked among the best business schools in the world. Our high levels of service and impact earn us numerous industry accolades and awards across our broad offering. Ashridge Executive Education attracts clients from every continent and is in the 1% of business schools globally to be accredited by all three major executive education bodies: AACSB, EQUIS, and AMBA.
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best school for executive education, Financial Times combined rankings (2018)


best custom programs globally, Financial Times executive education rankings (2018)


net promoter score for executive education open programs (2018)


From research showcases to global webinars and thought-provoking speaker talks, we host a range of events to share our latest insights and stay connected with our network.

Visit our events page to see our upcoming events in a location near you, and simply register to attend. 

Upcoming events


Keep up-to-date with news from Ashridge Executive Education featuring developments in our high-profile research studies, award-winning programs, and newly released thought leadership articles. 


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Ashridge House

Prepare to be inspired

Whether you are hosting an interview, training session, or a wedding – the versatility of Ashridge House will not disappoint. Set in the Hertfordshire countryside and managed by the National Trust, the 5,000-acre estate is a stunning venue with 730 years of fascinating history. Just 30 miles from the stresses of central London, and a 50-minute drive from Heathrow Airport, few venues can offer such superb facilities and spectacular views so close to the city.

Sustainability at Ashridge

For decades we have been playing an active role in both local and global community efforts to deliver more sustainable practices.

Through investing in research and collaborating with international agencies, such as the United Nations and Academy of Business in Society, we're committed to improving the wider understanding of how we can integrate sustainability into business.


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