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Grace Abella-Zata

Grace Abella-Zata

The World after COVID-19

Theme: Intercultural Management | July 23, 2020

The psychological impact of our experience of the COVID pandemic has resulted in a more acute realisation of the need to ensure business resilience.
Raj Kumar Paramanathan

Raj Kumar Paramanathan

2020 Could be beginning of new decade for women

Theme: Intercultural Management | May 20, 2020

We are at the precipice of a new decade of change for women. As 2020 creates new promises across different socio-economic fronts, this decade will embrace and welcome women’s role in government, politics, business and corporate leadership in a way that normalises their presence and influence in otherwise homogeneous male environments.
Sophia Zhao

Sophia Zhao

Overcoming barriers to women’s leadership and unlocking the power of diversity

Theme: Intercultural Management | May 15, 2020

Many women are successful in their professions and as leaders across levels and industries. Yet, as they grow, hone their skills, and pursue their goals, they face a range of challenges or roadblocks to leadership success. How can women advance their careers, and how can organisations be sure they’re making the most of all their talent?
Monicca Yan

Monicca Yan

Courage to break Japan’s glass ceiling

Theme: Intercultural Management | Oct. 14, 2019

Notwithstanding substantial gains made in the West over the past several decades to level the playing field and bring about greater equality between men and women, pay gaps persist, and in many countries, corporate leadership remains heavily dominated by men.
IRC Institute

IRC Institute

IRC primes leaders for the future

Theme: Intercultural Management | July 22, 2019

IRC Global Executive Search Partners convened affiliates and business partners at three regional summits covering Asia Pacific (APAC), Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and the Americas in early 2019 to spark an intercontinental discussion about leadership and organizational preparedness in an era characterized by accelerating technological change and disruption.
Raj Kumar Paramanathan
Steven B.  McKinney

Raj Kumar Paramanathan Steven B. McKinney

How to empower future-ready leadership

Theme: Intercultural Management | May 8, 2019

Recently, IRC Global Executive Search Partners convened a summit in Gurgaon bringing together senior executives from leading organizations of the Asia Pacific region to explore what organizations and leaders can do to prepare their companies for the future. Many of the themes that emerged are timeless; others are specific to the modern age and the opportunities and challenges of the digital era.
Monicca Yan

Monicca Yan

Breaking the glass ceiling at Grundfos Thailand

Theme: Intercultural Management | May 7, 2019

Porthip Nat Viphatanaporn joined Grundfos in 1993, soon after the company launched operations in Thailand. After working in a supportive capacity alongside five country managing directors in not so many years, she took a shot at the top post herself and proved her worth in a traditionally male-dominated industry, delivering growth and stability for the next 25 years.
Richard Boot OBE DL

Richard Boot OBE DL

Relevance or extinction?

Theme: Intercultural Management | May 3, 2019

This is the stark choice facing business in the digital age and, says David Haley, Senior Vice President of Atos, complete transformation is the answer.
Stepan Motejzik

Stepan Motejzik

IRC EMEA: Navigating the future

Theme: Intercultural Management | May 3, 2019

The spring summit of IRC leaders from Europe, the Middle East and Africa and guest leaders from major European enterprises gathered in London to grapple with a significant challenge of our times: how can businesses ride the storm of technological change and remain competitive? Can you calm the storm before it blows you off course?
Hamilton Teixeira

Hamilton Teixeira

Developing leaders to be future ready

Theme: Intercultural Management | May 3, 2019

IRC Global Executive Search Partners conducts annual leadership summits in major business centres in order to exchange views about contemporary issues of importance to senior executives. The 2019 Americas summit was held in San Francisco. Speakers David Esposito, managing partner of the leadership consulting firm Harvest Time Partners and former astronaut Steve Smith joined with attendees to explore the challenges of leadership in uncertain times.

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