A member of the LBS faculty since 1993, Professor Chantal Epie is
a professor of human resources management. She has over 30 years’
experience as a management trainer. She teaches management
communication, organisational behaviour and personal skills
(negotiation, time management, personal effectiveness, speedreading and
so on) in LBS programmes, and has written over 50 cases and technical
notes for these courses. She is also a visiting professor of business
ethics and management at the MDE Business School, formerly known as
Institut de Hautes Etudes – Afrique (IHE), Abidjan.
Professor Epie graduated in Law from the University of Paris,
later obtained an MSc in Organisational Behaviour from the University of
London, and then a Doctorate in Business Administration from Business
School Lausanne. She is also a certified MBTI practitioner.
Her past research was in negotiation, teamwork and work stress.
The focus of her current research is work-family integration and the
organisational benefits of work-life balance. She is a director of the
Institute for Work and Family Integration (IWFI), a non-profit
initiative to promote work-family balance in Nigeria.