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In Conversation with Ümran Beba, Chief Global Diversity and Engagement Officer of PepsiCo

In Conversation with Ümran Beba, Chief Global Diversity and Engagement Officer of PepsiCo

Pepsico's Chief Global Diversity and Engagement Officer shares her perspective on how work dynamics are changing in this pandemic environment. Read more

Self Needs To Be In The Lead

Self Needs To Be In The Lead

A video message from Chairwoman Jill Ader on why and how leaders need to dig deeper than ever into the core of who we… Read more

How the COVID-19 Crisis Is Changing – and Challenging – Humanitarian and Development Organizations

How the COVID-19 Crisis Is Changing – and Challenging – Humanitarian and Development Organizations

CEOs of NGOs share how the pandemic has changed their views on their organizations and their work in the world. Read more

Trial by Fire – First-time CEOs During a Pandemic

Trial by Fire – First-time CEOs During a Pandemic

First-time CEOs talk about the importance of focus and authenticity as they take the reins in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more

Now What? China-based CEOs on What Reopening Really Means

Now What? China-based CEOs on What Reopening Really Means

China is slowly reopening. We asked a group of CEOs what that means and what happens next. Read more

Pharma’s High-Stakes Leadership in Times of COVID-19

Pharma’s High-Stakes Leadership in Times of COVID-19

The pharma and healthcare sector faces a serious threat of operational challenges due to COVID-19. Operations leaders gather to discuss how to move forward. Read more

HR Leadership Lessons From the Early Days of the COVID-19 Pandemic

HR Leadership Lessons From the Early Days of the COVID-19 Pandemic

How leaders rapidly readied their organizations and the function to respond to the crisis and what is to come. Read more


 


 

 

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Chain Reaction 2020: Leadership Perspectives from the World's Top Supply Chain Executives

Chain Reaction 2020: Leadership Perspectives from the World's Top Supply Chain Executives

We surveyed 235 Chief Supply Chain Officers across 23 countries to see what it takes to succeed. Read more

In Conversation with Ümran Beba, Chief Global Diversity and Engagement Officer of PepsiCo

In Conversation with Ümran Beba, Chief Global Diversity and Engagement Officer of PepsiCo

Pepsico's Chief Global Diversity and Engagement Officer shares her perspective on how work dynamics are changing in this pandemic environment. Read more

The Slow Restart: Why Leadership Matters More Than Ever

The Slow Restart: Why Leadership Matters More Than Ever

How leaders are navigating the reopening of their organizations from both practical and ethical perspectives. Read more

Making Meaning Out of Mixed Messages

Making Meaning Out of Mixed Messages

In a video message, Egon Zehnder Chairwoman Jill Ader shares how to address paradoxes rather than shying away from them. Read more

The Return: How Leadership is Transforming

The Return: How Leadership is Transforming

How leadership has changed from the crisis—and how it hasn't. Read more

The ‘New Normal’ Is Waiting: Are We Ready for It?

The ‘New Normal’ Is Waiting: Are We Ready for It?

FTSE 125 HR Directors discuss the complexities of returning to work. Read more

 


 

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A Post-Crisis Role for CIOs: Coach

A Post-Crisis Role for CIOs: Coach

Technology Officers

Egon Zehnder gathered CIOs for a series of three video conferences to hear how they were embracing this new reality and what they see… Read more

Governance in the COVID-19 Crisis

Governance in the COVID-19 Crisis

Board Advisory

Egon Zehnder’s board consultants interviewed global directors to see how governance has changed as a result of the COVID-19 crisis. Read more

The Road Ahead for CEOs: Shifting Identity to Enable Change

The Road Ahead for CEOs: Shifting Identity to Enable Change

CEO Search & Succession

CEOs have stepped up like never before to do their part in accelerating the movement for justice and reconciliation forward. Read more

In Conversation with Vineet Mehra, Global CMO of Walgreens Boots Alliance

In Conversation with Vineet Mehra, Global CMO of Walgreens Boots Alliance

Egon Zehnder's Sarah Van Dyck sat down with Walgreens Boots Alliance's Global CMO to discuss how growth has impacted their marketing function. Read more

Newly Appointed CEOs to Make Tough Calls Amid COVID-19

Newly Appointed CEOs to Make Tough Calls Amid COVID-19

Leadership Solutions

Highlights from a recent digital gathering with new internal successor Chief Executives, hosted by Egon Zehnder. Read more

European Biotech CEOs Navigate Towards a “New Normal

European Biotech CEOs Navigate Towards a “New Normal"

Biotechnology

Highlights from the fourth round of digital gatherings with European Biotech CEOs, hosted by Egon Zehnder. Read more

From CEO to Chair?

From CEO to Chair?

Leadership Solutions

Toward the end of their careers as CEOs, some leaders become interested in assuming a role on the board of directors or supervisory board… Read more

This Crisis Might Be an Opportunity Not to be Missed

This Crisis Might Be an Opportunity Not to be Missed

Leadership Solutions

Living better with ambiguity is certainly here to stay, which will lead us to reflecting more on our decisions. Read more

NGO Board Chairs: Providing a True North

NGO Board Chairs: Providing a True North

NGOs, Charities & Foundations

Boards have played an invaluable role in looking beyond the disruptions to maintain a focus on the bigger picture. Read more

Can’t Buy Me Love

Can’t Buy Me Love

Human Resources

In the wake of COVID-19, the private equity industry could provide testament to the fact that sustainability and profit can go hand in hand.… Read more

COVID-19 Gives Us the License to Fully Embrace a Digital Culture

COVID-19 Gives Us the License to Fully Embrace a Digital Culture

Digital

Accelerated digitalization is one of the main results from the global pandemic. But at the same time, tech leaders are learning how to show… Read more

Together, Alone: Defining the Right Social Distance for Family and Teams in the New Normal

Together, Alone: Defining the Right Social Distance for Family and Teams in the New Normal

Leadership Solutions

How much time together is healthy as we negotiate the framework of the new normal? Read more

How Alibaba’s Tmall is Changing eCommerce in China

How Alibaba’s Tmall is Changing eCommerce in China

Consumer

Insights for western brands looking for global eCommerce growth in a post-COVID world from Chris Tung, Chief Marketing Officer of Alibaba. Read more

Virus Sparks Digital Push In Asia

Virus Sparks Digital Push In Asia

Digital

Even when the COVID-19 outbreak is contained, it is unlikely things will return to pre-virus normal. Financial Services is one industry that may well… Read more

Rising to the Occasion: Leadership, COVID-19 and Change

Rising to the Occasion: Leadership, COVID-19 and Change

Leadership Solutions

Egon Zehnder Chairwoman Jill Ader spoke with IndustryWeek to discuss how leadership has changed from the COVID-19 crisis. Read more

Data in Difficult Times

Data in Difficult Times

Technology & Communications

The role of Chief Data and Analytics Officers has expanded dramatically in recent months. Learn more about what they think has changed. Read more

Global Luxury Goods CEOs Glimpse a Silver Lining in the Coronavirus Crisis

Global Luxury Goods CEOs Glimpse a Silver Lining in the Coronavirus Crisis

Retail, Apparel and Luxury Goods

Highlights from a digital gathering of CEOs from the global lifestyle and luxury goods’ sector, hosted by Egon Zehnder. Read more

Italian NEDs Need to Focus Boards on Medium-Term Strategies, Despite COVID-19

Italian NEDs Need to Focus Boards on Medium-Term Strategies, Despite COVID-19

Board Advisory

Highlights from a digital gathering for Non-Executive Directors in Italy, hosted by Egon Zehnder. Read more

The Sustainability Agenda: More Important—and More Valued—Than Ever

The Sustainability Agenda: More Important—and More Valued—Than Ever

Sustainability

In a time of pandemic and unrest, ESG is more important than ever. Egon Zehnder’s Akiba Smith-Francis interviewed several top ESG executives to find… Read more

When People Matter Most: The People Function and COVID-19

When People Matter Most: The People Function and COVID-19

Human Resources

Egon Zehnder's Gizem Weggemans spoke with Prof Carl Zangerl at Northeastern University, on how the global pandemic is transforming the human resources function. Read more

COVID-19 Reveals Lack of Flexibility, Leadership in Supply Chains

COVID-19 Reveals Lack of Flexibility, Leadership in Supply Chains

Supply Chain & Operations

Egon Zehnder's Tom Reynolds connected with FreightWaves to discuss issues that supply chain officers contend with during these challenging times. Read more

PE in Latin America: How the Rules of the Game May Change Post-COVID-19

PE in Latin America: How the Rules of the Game May Change Post-COVID-19

Private Equity

A gathering with top Country Heads of Private Equity in Mexico and Latin America to discuss how consumer behavior is changing, its impact in… Read more

Accelerating Focus on Culture and Talent in the Boardroom - Part Two

Accelerating Focus on Culture and Talent in the Boardroom - Part Two

Board Advisory

Egon Zehnder's Greig Schneider and Lisa Blais share their unique perspective on culture and talent and how they are impacting the boardroom in an… Read more

Accelerating Focus on Culture and Talent in the Boardroom - Part One

Accelerating Focus on Culture and Talent in the Boardroom - Part One

Board Advisory

Egon Zehnder's Greig Schneider and Lisa Blais share their unique perspective on culture and talent and how they are impacting the boardroom in an… Read more

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