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Creating Opportunity Out of Adversity: Building Agile and Innovative People-Driven Organizations

29 January, 2015 | (01 hr)

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CEOs in Europe give Global Political/Economic Risk their highest ranking among challenges, reflecting concern about Russia’s intervention in Ukraine and the fragility of the Euro-area’s economy and banking systems. Europe is the only region to put this challenge in its top five, let alone rank it first. Join this webcast and find out all European CEO's top challenges and the strategic priorities to manage them. 

Key learnings

  • Overview of top CEO challenges, globally and regionally
  • A deep dive into top CEO challenges in Europe and discussions with guest speakers
  • Discussion on top strategies for managing CEO challenges in Europe


Juergen Tinggren

Juergen Tinggren
Chairman of the Board of Directors
Bekaert, Belgium

Juergen Tinggren started his career in 1981 as Senior Associate with Booz Allen & Hamilton. He joined Sika AG in 1985 to take on various managerial and executive functions of increasingly broader scope and responsibility.

In 1997, Juergen joined the Executive Committee of Schindl...Full Bio

Dr. Venetia Koussia

Dr. Venetia Koussia
President and Managing Director
Manpower Group Greece

Dr Venetia Koussia is the President and Managing Director of ManpowerGroup Greece, the world’s leader in innovative workforce solutions.

During her longstanding career she has acquired senior management positions in companies of various   fields, leading them through highl...Full Bio

Rainer Schultheis

Rainer Schultheis (Moderator)
Executive Vice President and Managing Director, International
The Conference Board

Rainer Schultheis is Executive Vice President and Managing Director, International. His previous positions at The Conference Board include executive fellow for the European finance and economics councils; program director of the Asia-Pacifi c CFO Council, the Asia-Pacific Supply Chain Council, an...Full Bio

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