Keynote speaker

  • Keynote speaker

    Dr Tommy Weir

    CEO Coach, Author, Speaker

    Session date: Tuesday 7th February 2017

    Time: 09:15-10:00

    Dr Tommy Weir is a hugely successful executive coach, bestselling author and inspiring speaker.

    CEOs around the world turn to Dr Weir for trusted leadership advice on how to become the best they can be and how their organisations can achieve rapid growth. Since founding the Emerging Markets Leadership Center (EMLC), Dr Weir has helped over 3,000 executives from more than 80 nationalities achieve peak performance. His vast knowledge has placed him in high demand as a CEO Coach, author, speaker, and advisor.

    Dr Weir is equipped with an arsenal of rare insights coming from decades of experience and success stories ranging from Fortune 500 companies and governments, to family businesses and newly established corporations in Africa, Asia, and the MENA region. He is known for constantly adding value by inspiring executives to greater performance. 

    With a rich history of leadership development advising governments and corporations on strategic and future-oriented leadership, he has spearheaded the creation of innovative and award-winning leadership programs. His unique international experience is a welcome breath of fresh air in today’s diverse and multicultural work environment.

    A thinker, speaker, and writer to the core, he holds a doctorate in strategic leadership from Regent University, and is a professor at Hult International Business School. In addition to writing a number of books, Dr Tommy is also the leadership columnist for several prominent publications.

    His books include ‘Leadership Dubai Style: The Habits to Achieve Remarkable Success’, ‘10 Tips for Leading in the Middle East’, voted #2 best book of 2014 by the Wall Street Journal’s Readers Poll, ‘Going Global’, ‘The CEO Shift’ and ‘The Cheeseburger Theory and Other Leadership Observations’.

    What did his session cover?

    Dr Tommy Weir shared his insights into what makes a successful business leader in the Middle East and how to truly capture these behaviours to gain exceptional results in the current and future marketplace.

    View 2017 event programme

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