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Two Thirds of Middle East Bank CEOs at Risk of Losing Jobs According to Metin Mitchell Research
Wednesday, 14 February 2018 10:30

Two Thirds of Middle East Bank CEOs at Risk of Losing Jobs According to Metin Mitchell Research

Written by Metin Mitchell

News release
14 February 2018

Two thirds of bank chief executives (71%) in the Middle East could be at risk of losing their jobs because they are not managing cybersecurity risks effectively.

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What are the challenges for future Saudi Chief Executives?
Tuesday, 31 January 2017 13:56

What are the challenges for future Saudi Chief Executives?

Written by Ihsan Bafakih

Guest blog by Mr Ihsan Bafakih, CEO, MASIC

What skills will the new generation of Saudi chief executives need?  This was the question posed to me by Mr Metin Mitchell when he asked for my views on What makes an Outstanding Saudi Chief Executive? (you can download the full report here).

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Outstanding Saudi chief executives have to balance market risks and opportunity
Tuesday, 24 January 2017 14:02

Outstanding Saudi chief executives have to balance market risks and opportunity

Written by Anees Moumina

Guest blog by Mr Anees Moumina, CEO, SEDCO Holding Group

I was interested to be interviewed recently to share my thoughts on What makes an Outstanding Saudi Chief Executive.  This is an important subject because if you look at the different areas and objectives that Saudi Vision 2030 is trying to promote, we will need excellent leadership to achieve these ambitions.

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Are Saudi leaders born or made?
Tuesday, 13 December 2016 14:27

Are Saudi leaders born or made?

Written by Metin Mitchell

I mentioned in an earlier blog that I have had the privilege of interviewing a number of Saudi chief executives to ask for their views on ‘What makes an outstanding Saudi chief executive?

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What skills will outstanding Saudi chief executives need for Vision 2030?
Thursday, 06 October 2016 14:40

What skills will outstanding Saudi chief executives need for Vision 2030?

Written by Metin Mitchell

Last month I wrote a blog on Will Saudi’s chairmen of 2030 need to look different from today? I have had a number of comments and discussions on this, both when I have been in the Kingdom and also online – and one comment in particular got me thinking.

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