Leadership & Strategy Articles

Purpose-led family businesses see double-digit growth – PwC

Family businesses with a company purpose perform better than their peers, yet most are not prioritising ESG issues, finds PwC’s Family Business Survey

Employee experience – why MENA is ripe for HR digitisation

Adoption of HR tech is heating up in MENA, amid rapid digitisation and a youthful population – we talk EX with the Dubai-based co-founder of Darwinbox

Aviation industry flying high in Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar

Middle East-based airlines Emirates, Etihad and Qatar face competition from Saudi Arabia’s Riyadh Air as tourism push takes off with Kingdom’s Vision 2030

IBM insight: Why energy transition relies on collaboration

Ana Paula Assis, Chair and General Manager of IBM in the EMEA region, discusses the steps required for a o successful renewable energy transition

Five Minutes With: Tamsin Ashmore, CFO of Ultima

As CFO of Ultima, the cloud, security and digital managed service provider, Tamsin Ashmore is on a mission to get more women into technology and leadership


Colliers MENA CEO Raja Alameddine on leadership and strategy

As the just appointed CEO of Colliers MENA, real estate veteran Raja Alameddine talks strategy, leadership style, and skills critical for today’s C-Suite

Digital disruption: how world-leading CEOs are taking action

The world’s leading CEOs say disruptive technology is having the biggest impact on how they lead, finds McKinsey. So, what digital action are they taking?

How the business community reacted to the UK’s Spring Budget

Unveiling the Spring Budget in the House of Commons on Wednesday, UK Chancellor Jeremy Hunt said the country's economy was “on the right track”