Leadership Vanguard

Senior leaders from some of the world’s largest companies, including Shell, Mastercard and Unilever, recently visited Tanzania with the Leadership Vanguard to deepen their understanding of financial inclusion issues. The group explored the financial ecosystem and met with fintech enterprises, banks, corporates and NGOs to...

At the Leadership Vanguard Exchange in Oslo, former President of Mexico Felipe Calderón spoke about being an agent for change and creating transformational changes in times of resistance and uncertainty. “Leading and working against the circumstances will release the strongest version of yourself. In order to...

The participants, referred to as Catalysts, of the fourth year of Xynteo´s Leadership Vanguard met in Oslo on 26-27 November for the year´s final face-to-face Exchange. The Leadership Vanguard Exchanges are interactive gatherings that provide the Catalysts an opportunity to meet to advance their progress in...

In June, a team of participants (catalysts) from Xynteo´s Leadership Vanguard were in Bogotá, Colombia, exploring the megacity´s transport and digital access to payments. The team aims to create a commercial project that can improve access to transit and digital payments for some of the...

Rick Haythornthwaite had a personal face-to-face interaction with the 2018 catalysts of The Leadership Vanguard at its second Exchange in Berlin. Watch his talk at the Leadership Vanguard Exchange in Berlin here. Haythornthwaite is the chairman of the global board at the NYSE-listed Mastercard Inc and chairman...

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;...