Previously published as: Training Strategies for Tomorrow
Online from: 2003
Subject Area: Learning and Development
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|Title:||Interview with Herta von Stiegel, author of |
|Author(s):||Interview by William Strange, (Herta von Stiegel)|
|Citation:||Interview by William Strange, (2012) "Interview with Herta von Stiegel, author of |
|Keywords:||Goal setting, Introspection, Leadership, Personal development, Self development|
|DOI:||10.1108/14777281211189173 (Permanent URL)|
|Publisher:||Emerald Group Publishing Limited|
Purpose – The purpose of this article is to provide an interview with Herta von Stiegel, author of
Design/methodology/approach – The interview is conducted by an independent interviewer.
Findings – Herta von Stiegel established Ariya Capital in 2008 to focus on Africa as the next major opportunity for sustainable venture and private equity investments. She has 25 years of experience in international finance and has led debt and equity transactions in excess of $10 billion. She was MD at AIG Financial Products, where she built a successful European structured finance division, and has also held senior positions at Citibank and JP Morgan in London and New York. She is founder of the Prince's Trust Women's Leadership Group, member of the Women's Leadership Board at Harvard University and serves on the board of the Committee of 200, an organization of the world's most successful women entrepreneurs and corporate leaders.
Practical implications – Herta von Stiegel examines the attributes and pitfalls of leadership in the corporate world by drawing parallels with an expedition she undertook with disabled climbers to the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro. She interviews many global leaders throughout the book.
Originality/value – Leadership and personal development are skills which require a high level of introspection in order to be harnessed effectively.
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