Leadership Vanguard

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;...

Jeremy Heimans, co-founder, and CEO of Purpose met with the Leadership Vanguard catalysts in Berlin to discuss a critical leadership capability: bias for movement. He discussed the importance of moving fast in today's dynamic environment and being prepared to take risks in return for potentially huge...

At the Leadership Vanguard Exchange in Berlin, catalysts on the programme presented seed concept ideas to their peers and experts in attendance. The Leadership Vanguard catalysts developed these ideas by exploring emerging risks to global growth. These ideas are a response to the wicked problems –...

On May 29-31, the Leadership Vanguard participants of 2018 regroup in Berlin, Germany for the second of the programme’s three Exchanges in the year. Entrepreneur Waldemar Zeiler set the context for the Exchange and discussed the future of business and the importance of creating value. He emphasised the...

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 –...