In many ways, the story of YPO’s only Bhutan-based member, Dasho (Lord) Sangay Wangchuk, embodies that of Bhutan — a remote Himalayan kingdom abundant in natural beauty and Buddhist culture, where happiness and the well-being of the population is measured and prioritized over economic growth….south asia, emerging markets, economic development
According to McKinsey & Company Global Research, boards that are diverse are 30% more likely to succeed than those that are not. Diversity and inclusion can positively impact your business boards. Learn the difference between diversity of perspective versus diversity of people. Understand how to stay clear of “groupthink” and navigate diversity that leads to positive discussions that include multiple perspectives.building and managing board of directors, diversity, alliance partners
A single business transaction became the catalyst for YPO member Bruce White leaving his life as a CEO and transitioning into a life designed around personal passion.member contributors, strategy and planning
Leadership integrity is vital to sucess. eKomi’s CEO Michael Ambros warns 88% of consumers believe online reviews as much as personal recommendations.customer experience, trust, leadership integrity, member contributors, europe
On 2 September 2019, Hurricane Dorian struck the Abaco Islands, Grand Bahama and surrounding cays in the northern section of the Bahamas. It was the most powerful hurricane on record to strike the area and the worst natural disaster in the country’s history. Four YPO members with unique resources, unparalleled determination and enlivened passions, joined the relief efforts. These are their stories.southeast us/caribbean, member impact story
Every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. YPO member Cliff Numark’s leadership helps ensure a healthy and robust blood supply for catastrophic events at a time when new generations of blood donors are needed.pacific us, health and wellness, member impact story, healthcare
Mentor and advocate for women business owners, Cordia Harrington, Founder of The Bakery Cos., becomes first female International President of Chief Executives Organization.leadership integrity, member impact story, business with purpose, female members, southeast us/caribbean
Language barriers can negatively impact patient health care.
Through his telemedic platform, Jamey Edwards, CEO of Cloudbreak Health, now provides aid for non-English speakers, deaf patients and other underserved patients.
Peek Co-founder Ruzwana Bashir is revolutionizing the travel activities industry by connecting the world through experiences that generate human interactions.female members, pacific us, building a startup
Mother’s Choice CEO Alia Eyres is helping the most vulnerable in Hong Kong, where one in five children live in poverty and thousands are at risk for neglect, abuse and abandonment.southeast asia, female members, member impact story, global impact awards, Poverty
Merging science with Conscious Capitalism, CEO Elyse Stoltz Dickerson meets the underserved in health care by putting people as her top priority.member contributors, female members, healthcare, technology innovation, business with purpose, western us, health and wellness, leadership integrity
Named as a 2019 Social Innovation Thought Leader by the World Economic Forum and the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship, CEO Fadi Ghandour’s innovative bussiness approach is helping to solve some of the world’s greatest challenges.Education, Employment opportunities/growth, middle east/north africa, business with purpose