2017 GlobalCCU
Worldwide Benchmarking Study

A unique global benchmarking study

Benefit greatly from the experience and know-how of the following 20 best-in-class Corporate Universities over 5 continents, recognized by the Advisory and Judging Committee of the GlobalCCU Awards 2017, under the responsibility of Annick Renaud-Coulon, worldwide expert on Corporate Universities:

Aditya Birla (India), Arcos Dorados McDonalds (Brazil), Banco Central do Brasil (Brazil), Banco do Brasil (Brazil), Banco Bradesco SA (Brazil), Bosasa Group of Companies (South Africa), Caixa Economica Federal (Brazil), Choice Hotels (USA), Defense Acquisition University, DAU (USA), EDP (Portugal), Gas Natural Fenosa (Spain), MTS (Russia), Petronas (Malaysia), Sberbank Group (Russia), Software AG (Germany), PT Telekomunikasi (Indonesia), Turkcell (Turkey), Turk Telekom (Turkey), Vale (Brazil), Yapi Kredi (Turkey).

An exceptional compilation of content provided by the Corporate Universities themselves, following an extensive internal process

Each presentation includes three elements:

  • 1. An overview of the Company / Organisation.

  • 2. An overview of the Corporate University in its context: the visions, ambitions, missions, key figures, photos of facilities, as well as organisational structure, governance, branding, etc.

  • 3. A presentation of one or two best practices selected by GlobalCCU, that illustrate one of the five following topics: Business impact, Culture and brand impact, Innovation, Holistic human and digital, Corporate responsibility.

    From the many best practices of the GlobalCCU Awards 2017 winners, we selected the following to include in the study:

    Nurturing values and leading change; Generating an environment of co-participation: C.U.2.0; Integration of a competitor; Initiatives and projects to leverage corporate responsibility towards internal and external audiences; Virtual reality educational solutions; Board Members Internship in Retail Branches; The Orange Farm Creche project; Giving Back to the Communities; Radical change of the company Business Model through the transformation of the Corporate Culture; Comfort Brand Champion Program; Leveraging technology to streamline curricula and asset development; Alignment of the CU brand with the corporate brand; Program: relocation of senior employees working in dangerous or hazardous positions; A strongly future oriented organization: Portfolio of innovative practices; Process to co-create Businesses Learning Strategy and Leaders Develop Leaders program (LDL); Going beyond digital learning and Reducing complexity with Design Thinking in our go-to market model; Creating Great Leader and Great People to meet Global Standard: the Leadership Program; Contribution to whole ecosystem and society: MIT partnership and Help for Syrian refugees (“Hello Hope”); “Work at height” Virtual Reality program: a holistic vision brought into reality, caring for people.

An exceptional delivery

In total, you will receive more than 500 pages in this in depth study, packed full of invaluable and inspiring ways to improve your Corporate University / L&D structure.

Sales conditions

  • The information contained in the study was obtained from the Corporate Universities highlighted. Though these sources are generally considered reliable and great care was taken to verify information, GlobalCCU does not guarantee its accuracy or completeness.
  • The study is for internal use only by authorized users who accept our conditions to not reproduce, distribute or transmit a part or the whole study, in any form or by any means, inside or outside the organization, without prior permission from GlobalCCU.
  • Learning providers and consultants are not eligible to purchase this study.
  • Registrations are not valid until payment has been received.
  • No purchase fees will be refunded.

Price per study

1 500 € (VAT excluded)

Please feel free to contact GlobalCCU if you have any questions, at: admin@globalccu.com

Press Room

  • In the June/July issue of Elearning! magazine, Annick Renaud-Coulon cites her expert opinion on the challenges affecting globalized Corporate Universities and on the impact of nationalist trends that cannot undermine them.   MORE >

  • Great article in CLO Magazine about the Future of Corporate Universities in the Digital Disruption Age, by Annick Renaud-Coulon.  MORE >


  • Saynur Onen and Julia Menninga, GlobalCCU AB Members moved their job recently. Saynur is now HR Management and Development Director at Yildiz, Turkey, and Julia works at McCann UK as Director of the Corporate University.


GlobalCCU organization

Impacting Events

  • Uni Brad (Brazil), Best overall Corporate University 2017 celebrated their outstanding achievement with the CEO of Banco Bradesco.

  • UniBB who won the GlobalCCU Best Overall award gold winner 2015 had a stand at Conarh (Human Resources National Congress), the largest human resources event in Latin America and second in the world. Visitors learnt about the success of UniBB in the stand here in photo.


  • DAU, Defense Acquisition University, the best overall Corporate University Gold Winner 2013, organized a ceremony in front of the entire university for presenting the GlobalCCU Award.The trophy has been displayed in the Pentagon to all the senior leadership.

Previous Events

Hugo Pena Brandão, Executive Manager of Banco do Brasil Corporate University (UniBB) has accepted to serve as member of the Advisory Board of GlobalCCU. He welcomed Annick Renaud-Coulon in Brasilia on 17 and 18 March 2016 for filming video lessons for the UniBB Portal.

GlobalCCU Awards Ceremony 2015

Winners with their trophees MORE >

GlobalCCU Awards Ceremony 2013
13 March 2013 at Microsoft France Headquarters
in Paris, France MORE >

Launch of CUCP at Groupama: March 2010

GlobalCCU Forum at Campus Veolia and
at the Sorbonne


Comprehending Corporate Universities



in major media coverage


Businesses Shun Business Schools For 'Corporate Universities'
July 2014  More >


Annick Renaud-Coulon explica o papel das universidades corporativas
Sepember 2013  More >


Universidades Corporativas: la sala de clases al interior de la empresa
July 2011
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Cuando la empresa es la mejor universidad
May 2011
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Las Universidades Corporativas son la encargadas de acompañar los cambios
May 2011
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Learning on the job
24 october 2010
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Corporate Learning
20 september 2010     More >


L'università in proprio conquista le imprese
15 september 2010
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