21st Century Leadership

21st Century Leadership

To navigate this turbulent time, businesses need leaders with foresight and agility. But what defines good business leadership today?


FINANCE: What is Bitcoin? And Is It Potentially the World’s Most Disruptive Technology?

“This internet money system which involves neither banks nor government will do to finance what email did to the postal service and what the...

The Double-Edge Sword of Industrial Robotics

“If every tool, when ordered, or even of its own accord, could do the work that befits it... then there would be no need...

EGIC – The Principles of Business Leadership

Interview with Omar Safeyeldine, Founder of EGIC, Egypt Omar Safeyeldine is living proof that business leadership in the 21st century extends far beyond the boardroom and the executive suite. As CEO of...

The Winding Road of Indian Family Businesses: Contributions of the Thomas Schmidheiny Centre for...

Interview with Prof. Kavil Ramachandran, Executive Director of the Centre Kavil Ramachandran was training for his dream job years before it had even been created....

On Leadership in Science, Business and Community

Interview with Sibongile Gumbi, Founder of iVac Bio, South Africa South African biotech CEO Dr Sibongile Gumbi finds herself in the dual role of being...

PHILANTHROPY: The Incredible Philanthropic Journey of the Ojjeh Family

Interview with Lana Ojjeh Lette, Co-Founder at Ethos Philanthropies On Christmas in 2005, entrepreneur Mansour Akram Ojjeh and his wife, Kathy, had an idea. The...

Vitale Barberis Canonico – Using Innovation to Preserve a 13th Generation Family Legacy

Interview with Alessandro Barberis Canonico, CEO, Vitale Barberis Canonico, Italy Whoever suggested the secret of success is doing one thing and doing it well must...

ENTREPRENEURSHIP: Elbee Mobility: Making the World a Better Place One Vehicle at a Time

The Brazdils, one of the Czech Republic's leading business families, are innovators at the forefront of the mobility space. Not only have they grown...

CIR Group – Leadership Through Resilience

Interview with Rodolfo De Benedetti, Chairman, CIR Group, Italy Rodolfo De Benedetti was a mere 30 years old when he became the CEO of Compagnie...

PSYCHOLOGY: Is The Fear of Success Holding You Back?

Fearless. If you had to choose one word that described all great entrepreneurs, is there a better one than that? To eschew the steady paycheck...

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