MiSK Launches New 2030 Leadership Program

Under the theme “Uncommon Leaders, Common Purpose”, the Mohammed bin Salman Foundation has launched the third edition of its 2030 Leadership Program.

As part of the program, which aims to develop Saudi leadership skills. Arab News reported that 90 men and women will be chosen to participate in the last quarter of 2022.

MiSK’s announcement follows the success of the first and second versions of the program, which aim to develop 1,000 leaders to help the Kingdom achieve its Vision 2030 goals.

Esade University, Accenture, European Organization for Nuclear Research, Center for Creative Leadership and Willis Towers Watson are among the international organizations that collaborated on the nine-month program.

Local governments and entrepreneurs will also help deliver a curriculum that balances global academic excellence with local content.

The required experience consists of 10 years at the managerial level and at least five years of experience in managerial roles. Fluency in spoken and written English is also required.

According to MiSK, the intensive leadership development program will include five immersive in-person modules spread over 25 days, virtual inter-module sessions, individual and group coaching sessions for executives, and group assignments.

The program combines global and local perspectives and draws heavily from the Saudi experience, with high-level guest speakers sharing their insights and experiences.

MiSK recently announced that the first and second batches of the leadership program will graduate before the end of 2022.

Program registration closes May 17, with more information available at https://misk.org.sa/leaders2030

Kevin E. Boling