2014 EFMD Case Writing Competition Winners

EFMD has announced the winners of the 2014 EFMD Case Writing Competition, including the coveted overall ‘Best of the Best’ winner.

The winning entries represent a number of leading business schools worldwide. The standard of entries was once again extremely high.

The ‘Best of the Best’ award, chosen by a panel of judges, including The Case Centre’s Richard McCracken, went to Benoit Leleux and Anne-Catrin Glemser, IMD, for their case, JM Huber: A Family of Solutions.

Best of the Best winner

in association with The Case Centre
JM Huber: A Family of Solutions
Benoit Leleux and Anne-Catrin Glemser
Ref IMD-3-2417

Category winners

Corporate Social Responsibility

Sponsored by Kedge Business School
WWF's Living Planet @ Work: Championed by HP

Oana Branzei
Ivey Business School
Haiying Lin
University of Waterloo
Ref 9B14M014


Sponsored by EM Lyon
Jungle Beer: An Entrepreneur's Journey

Christopher Dula and Kapil Tuli
Singapore Management University
Ref SMU-13-0019

Family Business

JM Huber: A Family of Solutions
Benoît Leleux and Anne-Catrin Glemser
Ref IMD-3-2417

Finance and Banking

Sponsored by Toulouse Business School – Groupe ESC Toulouse
Infineon Technologies: Time to Cash in Your Chips?
Denis Gromb and Joel Peress
Ref 114-056-1

Supply Chain Management

Sponsored by Kedge Business School
Vanderlande Industries: Parcel And Postal Predicaments
Rene de Koster and Philip Lazar
Rotterdam School of Management
Ref 614-022-1

Emerging Global Chinese Competitors

Yancoal: The Saskatchewan Potash Question
George Peng
Paul J. Hill School of Business, University of Regina
Paul Beamish
Ivey Business School
Ref 9B13M124

Euro-Mediterranean Managerial Practices and Issues

Sponsored by Groupe Sup de Co Montpellier Business School
Rosa Vaño and Castillo De Canena
Rosario Silva and Custodia Cabanas
IE Business School
Ref CO1-259-I-M

African Business Cases

Sponsored by China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)
Mobile Telecommunications: Two Entrepreneurs Enter Africa
Benjamin Jones and Daniel Campbell
Kellogg School of Management
Ref K5-413-758

Indian Management Issues and Opportunities

Mast Kalandar: Prioritizing Growth Opportunities
Sunil Chopra and Sudhir Arni
Kellogg School of Management
Ref K5-213-253

Responsible Leadership

Sponsored by University of San Diego - School of Business Administration
SEWA (A): Ela Bhatt

Sonia Mehrotra
L.N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development and Research
Oana Branzei
Ivey Business School
Ref 9B14C018

Inclusive Business Models

Sponsored by IMD
Gillette's "Shave India Movement": Razor Sharp against the Stubble?
Christopher Dula, Srinivas Reddy and Adina Wong
Singapore Management University
Ref SMU-13-0017A

Latin American Business Cases

Sponsored by Universidad Externado de Colombia
Chile’s Concha y Toro: Successfully Selling ‘New World’ Wine Globally
V. Namratha Prasad and Muralidhara G V
IBS Center for Management Research
Reference no. 514-053-1

MENA Business Cases

Sponsored by HEC Paris in Qatar
The Booming GCC Retail Sector: Prospects for Online Fashion Retailers
Muneeza Shoaib and Hameedah Sayani
Middlesex University Dubai

Bringing Technology to Market

Sponsored by ESMT
Moser Baer And OM&T - Choosing A Strategic Partnership Mode
Kannan Srikanth, Sonia Mehrotra, Priyank Arora, Geetika Shah
Indian School of Business
Reference no. ISB043

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