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Alexis Nasard

3 June 2021 in Leadership

With a career that spans four decades, multiple categories and two stints as CEO, Alexis Nasard has a lot of leadership experience banked. In this podcast, he shares his learnings - and...

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Alexis Nasard likes to express himself openly and with a minimum of jargon. It’s a skill he developed early in his career, as he rose through the ranks at Procter & Gamble – and which later enabled him to thrive as Global Chief Marketing Officer of Heineken and then CEO of Bata Shoes.

Nasard’s gift for communication is one of the reasons he’s known in the industry as a “brand master”. And, as Jean-François Manzoni discovers, it also makes him an unusually forthright interviewee – sharing valuable insights and learnings from a career that spans four decades and multiple categories.

Among the takeaways in this episode, discover why corporate communications should be like olive oil; why 95% of PowerPoint slides can be done away with; and why every leader should strive for intellectual humility.

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Jørgen Vig Knudstorp

17 June 2021 in Podcasts

As CEO of the Lego Group, Jørgen Vig Knudstorp masterminded an historic corporate turnaround. In this interview, he explains how he did it....

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Ilham Kadri

20 May 2021 in Podcasts

Ilham Kadri was recently named by Fortune Magazine as one of the most powerful women in business. And, in the two years since becoming the CEO of Solvay, she’s successfully guided the...

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Jordy Kool

6 May 2021 in Podcasts

Jordy Kool’s CV is a page-turner. But, as he tells Jean-François Manzoni, his success has been built on a few simple principles....

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