Economy & Business Environment Peer Networks

Business Scenarios & Strategic Planning

HR M&A Council
The success of every deal depends on the people issues. HR Executives who participate in M&A need specific skills and expertise, beginning with due diligence through integration.

Strategic Risk Management Council
The European Strategic Risk Management Council is designed for senior executives with the responsibility for assessing and implementing risk management programmes in their organisations.

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Consumer Dynamics

Customer Experience Council
Executives responsible for maximizing value for both the customer and the bottom line engage in candid and confidential discussions. Members value the opportunity to share best practices and develop innovative strategies in a confidential setting.

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Economic Indicators & Forecasting

Economists Council
This Council brings together economists from the financial services and industrial communities to exchange views on the emerging economic environment.

Financial Executives & Controllers Council
This council is designed for European senior executives and directors with responsibility for financial control of international industrial and commercial companies.

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Energy & Sustainability

Health and Safety Council
This council gives European safety managers the opportunity to exchange ideas on increasing the effectiveness of their health and safety programmes, and on promoting the active participation and commitment of employees.

Environment and Product Stewardship Council
The Environment and Product Stewardship Council in Europe, was established in 1991 and brings together Environment Leaders from multi-national companies to learn best practices, strategies and new solutions to environmental issues.

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Global Value Chains

Emerging Markets Supply Chain Management Council
The Council provides senior supply chain decision makers in emerging markets with a network of professional peers who meet regularly to exchange ideas, best practices, and innovations related to the supply chain and logistics functions.

Corporate Treasury Council
The European Council on Corporate Treasury is designed for senior executives of international industrial and commercial companies. Topics discussed amongst this peer group includes improving processes, navigating volatile credit markets, and many more.

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Growth, Productivity & Competitiveness

Mergers & Acquisitions Council
The European Council on Mergers and Acquisitions is designed to help companies plan and implement value creating acquisitions, mergers and divestitures by sharing best practices, ideas and experiences in their M&A related activities.

Data & Analytics Working Group
Corporations face technology-driven discontinuities that challenge traditional ways of doing business even as they enable new opportunities for growth. Data & Analytics represents one of the most significant discontinuities facing businesses in Europe.

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Innovation

Innovation Council
The European Council on Innovation (formerly the European Council on Research, Development & Innovation) is a network of leaders in the area of technical innovation.

Applied Innovation Council
As mid and senior level managers based in Europe, we are all working to innovate. We must integrate key information whilst bumping against realities. Improving our abilities to do all this well is the goal of the Council.

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Marketing & Brand Strategy

Council for CMOs
The CMO is arguably the least understood executive in the C-suite by both the outside world and internal audiences. We focus on marketing challenges in business transformation,including growth,reputation management,change management and talent engagement.

Social Media Council
Social media is an ever-changing and critical component of communications and marketing strategy, so convening with peers is incredibly important. Members meet three times a year to discuss challenges they’re currently facing and best practices.

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Procurement & Supply Chain Strategy

Supplier Diversity Leadership Council
The Council meets three times a year to discuss the challenges that face supply chain organizations. Members are heads of the supplier diversity practice in their companies. They value the confidential forum and benchmarking opportunities.

Purchasing & Supply Leadership Council
Chief procurement officers engage in strategic discussions of best practices and issues critical to the success of a company’s purchasing organization. Members value the confidential dialogue, expert speakers and benchmarking opportunities.

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Labor Markets

Health and Safety Council
This council gives European safety managers the opportunity to exchange ideas on increasing the effectiveness of their health and safety programmes, and on promoting the active participation and commitment of employees.

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