Author: Xynteo

Three of the Inspired Leadership Award nominees participated at the Leadership Vanguard Exchange in Berlin and spoke to the catalysts about bringing purpose-driven, action-focused leadership to life. The three nominees were: Joanna Bichsel, CEO and Co-founder of Kasha; Isaac Nyangolo, Co-founder and CEO of Litemore, Ltd;...

22 May 2018: Selected participants (catalysts) of Xynteo´s flagship programme, The Leadership Vanguard, recently travelled to South Africa to explore the plastic waste problem in Johannesburg on the ground. “Although our research had given us a good understanding of the plastic waste issues, being in Johannesburg provided...

The current and past participants (catalysts) of Xynteo’s flagship programme, The Leadership Vanguard connected with the Director-General of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Yves Daccord on the criticality of systems thinking. The thought leader and change-maker spoke about ‘systems and pain points –...

    Waldemar Zeiler, Co-founder, Einhorn & Founder, Entrepreneur’s Pledge Waldemar is an entrepreneur from Berlin and the co-founder of the social business, Einhorn. Eirnhorn produces fair and sustainable condoms and is a proof-of-concept model for scalable social business. Before starting Einhorn, Waldemar had founded and co-founded several digital...

Xynteo´s Rick Wheatley on sustainable business and new leadership models at TEDxLondonBusinessSchool. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oy8drK03Dpk&feature=youtu.be Our current growth model is failing, and in order to continue growing, businesses must start focusing on human challenges rather than opportunities. I believe that facing our new reality requires new and excellent leadership. The...

Embark: Connecting talented young Syrians with business leaders This month saw the launch of Embark – a reverse mentoring scheme that connects Turkish business leaders with young Syrians in Turkey to exchange ideas, develop understanding, and build meaningful connections. The initiative launches with a three-month pilot connecting...

To mark Earth Day on 22 April, Xynteo´s Mahima Sukhdev and Aparna Veerarouthu share their work on the Plastic Maker Hubs and their passion for combatting plastic waste. The growth of plastic waste is threatening our oceans, marine life, human health, beaches and landscapes.  Encouragingly, the world...