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Communicating Corporate Leadership: Focus UAE

  • Media One Hotel Al Falak Street Dubai, Dubai United Arab Emirates (map)
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You are cordially invited to join us for an evening full of networking opportunities and knowledge sharing together with Leidar ( and a number of Business Councils.

Leidar is a Swiss-headquartered international consultancy specialising in advocacy, branding and communications. The Dubai office complements Leidar’s presence in regional hubs such as Geneva, Oslo, London and Brussels.

Dr. Lukasz Bochenek, MD of Leidar Switzerland, will present the results of our proprietary study analysing expectations to and realities of corporate leadership in the UAE’s private business sector:

The Leidar Leadership Navigation study covers

  • Research: What UAE private sector employees expect from their corporate leaders
  • Analysis: How UAE private sector companies communicate (thought) leadership

Ashish Punjabi, Chief Operating Officer of Jacky’s Retail and Mazen Nahawi, Founder and President of News Group International, will join Dr. Bochenek for a panel discussion to share their experiences and opinions regarding the required skillsets to lead UAE businesses in current volatile times. The panel will be moderated by Leidar Dubai MD George Kotsolios.

Leidar’s leaderhip team, led by CEO Rolf Olsen, Norway’s Honorary Consul to Geneva and Canton Vaud, look forward to meeting you for an interesting and entertaining evening.

6.00pm-6.45pm: Arrival of guests, cocktail reception, welcome (open bar and canapes)
6.45pm-7.30pm: Presentations to be followed by Experts’ Panel Discussion and Q&A session
7.30pm-9.00pm: Networking (open bar and canapes)

Time: 6pm-7.30pm (7.30pm-9pm: Networking)
Venue: Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City, 42nd Floor.
The event is free and for professional and corporate members only.