Paul Matthyssens

Word from the dean
Prof. Dr. Paul Matthyssens

As an professional individual, business team, company or organization, you want to create value while searching for healthy growth and sustainability. Your perfect partner on this journey is Antwerp Management School, a dynamic, innovative and customer-friendly organization, fueled by an empowered team. Our faculty and staff do their utmost to provide you with an inspiring learning experience, by sharing state-of-the-art knowledge and practical insights that really make a difference.

We look beyond the mere transfer of technical knowledge. As our mission statement explicitly mentions, we also want to stimulate your personal development. Our approach is straightforward: the better you feel as a person, the more confident you are when dealing with complicated business situations. The more accurate your self-image, the better you are able to work with other people and lead others in a responsible manner that commands respect.

Our slogan expresses what we stand for: Opening Minds to Impact the World.

It is our pleasure to invite you to take Antwerp Management School as your partner in life-long learning.

Prof. dr. Paul Matthyssens
Dean Antwerp Management School


 

Why Antwerp Management School

For over fifty years Antwerp Management School has been providing high quality management training and research which has given a powerful impulse to economic and social activities in Belgium and far beyond. The AACSB and NVAO accreditations awarded to Antwerp Management School clearly demonstrate AMS permanent attention to quality education. AMS is also listed in the Financial Times Rankings and the School takes into account the principles for responsible management education as presented by PRME.

Graduation China-Europe Business Masters 15-16

Antwerp Management School is an international business school that helps its customers to create sustainable value by shaping talent into becoming Global Citizens, mastering the art of decision-making and leading people. To accomplish this mission, Antwerp Management School delivers state-of-the-art management knowledge, anchored in a business and organizational context. This is the fundamental basis on which we put three value pillars that we believe are needed to become Global Citizens:

1 Selfawareness

performing in a team implies an objective view on one’s own strength. All our programs offer leadership and personal development skills

2 Global Perspective

development of cultural diversity and a global mindset. Intensified recruitment via deals with universities abroad

3 Societal Consciousness

besides profit, values such as sustainability and societal contributions should be engrained

Organization

Herman Van Goethem
Chairman of the AMS General Council, Rector of the University of Antwerp

Alain Beyens
Chairman AMS Board of Directors, CEO Pelican Rouge

Matthyssens Paul

Paul Matthyssens
Chairman of the AMS Management Committee, Dean of Antwerp Management School


Partnerships

Antwerp Management School enters into partnerships with companies and organizations that strive towards excellence in their field. We look for synergies with our partners, who actively contribute to and benefit from those synergies. Our common goal is sustainable value creation through the creation of a network that allows innovative and pioneering reflection.

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Pressroom

Read our press and news reports and learn more about the goings-on at Antwerp Management School. Discover our press kit in which you can find the official logos and other publication materials. Do not hesitate to contact the various press representatives. On this page, you can find all the official communication of Antwerp Management School.

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Working at AMS

Antwerp Management School is very conscientiously building on its social responsibility to create leadership talent. We are regularly looking for talents to join our team. Do you want to help propagate our values? Then keep an eye on this website, vacancies will be posted here.

You are always welcome to submit an open job application by sending your CV + motivation letter to sarah.stemgee@ams.ac.be.