Business leadership in the Arab world

Change is a constant in the Arab world, and the business leaders who consistently thrive there are individuals of remarkable agility and mettle. In this special report from the Korn/Ferry Institute, the chairmen and CEOs of preeminent corporations discuss the region’s economy, business dynamics, and unique leadership demands. They discuss forthrightly the challenges they face, including a still-developing civil society, hurdles to entrepreneurship, political instability, and education gaps. From their observations and experiences emerge powerful insights for business leaders from the East and West, and those hoping to build bridges between them.