News & views

Here’s where you’ll find Xyntéo-relevant news as well as opinion pieces by partners and employees. Contact communications@xynteo.com if you’re interested in contributing!

Lois Quam joins Xynteo’s Board

Xynteo is pleased to welcome Lois Quam, Chief Executive Officer and President of Pathfinder International, to Xynteo’s board alongside Osvald Bjelland and Henrik Madsen. Lois, one of FORTUNE’s most influential women leaders in business, will hold the post of vice chair and will also co-chair Xynteo’s Global Exchange later this year in Oslo, Norway.  Lois is an […]

Listen to Unilever’s CEO Paul Polman talk about leadership for the low-carbon transition

Our fifth podcast in the series “growth is the only evidence of life”, features a speech Paul Polman, CEO at Unilever, gave at the Norway 203040 Coalition’s annual leadership roundtable in Oslo on 1st November 2016. This event brought together 24 leaders from some of Norway’s most successful companies, to explore collaborative opportunities to accelerate […]

The vision for the Leadership Vanguard alumni community

As a new wave of leaders conclude their year as Vanguard catalysts, Unilever’s Hanneke Willenborg and Woodside’s Gareth Wright share a sketch ‘manifesto’ for harnessing the power of the alumni community.

PRESS RELEASE: Industry leader Eagle LNG joins SEA\LNG coalition

The recently formed cross-industry coalition SEA\LNG is growing.  The founding members have welcomed Eagle LNG Partners (Eagle LNG) as the first new industry partner to the coalition. SEA\LNG is a multi-sector industry coalition bringing together a range of high-impact partners to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel. Officially […]

We are in New Delhi!

Growth is a powerful force. Over the past few centuries the existing growth model has catalysed enormous progress. It has been a force for good. But this growth model is no longer fit for our needs – or those of generations to come. In many ways it has become a destructive force, promoting short-term wins […]

Listen to the Xyntéo podcast on legacy

In our fourth podcast in the series “Growth is the only evidence of life”, we focus on the topic of legacy – and how it can inspire the kind of leadership we need to reinvent growth. Listen on iTunes by clicking here. In this episode, leaders from across the globe share with us their views […]

First women graduate from India skilling programme

Over a four month period, the Disha partnership is training 180 young women to work at a stainless steel plant in Haryana, a state where women’s workforce participation remains low.