Spotlight on leadership in changing times

Metin Mitchell - Managing Partner

Women


Mothers in Saudi Arabia – role models in the home and in society
Monday, 18 December 2017 13:59

Mothers in Saudi Arabia – role models in the home and in society

Written by Metin Mitchell

More women than ever before are starting careers in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, helped by the Vision 2030 goals and government policies such as Saudization.

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Inspiring Saudi women into leadership roles
Thursday, 23 November 2017 12:11

Inspiring Saudi women into leadership roles

Written by Metin Mitchell

We have recently launched our report, Roads to the Top for Saudi Women, based on interviews with extraordinary Saudi females.

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How employers can support Saudi women into senior roles
Tuesday, 24 October 2017 12:38

How employers can support Saudi women into senior roles

Written by Metin Mitchell

Saudi Vision 2030 commits the Kingdom to increase the number of women in the workforce to 30 per cent.  The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud is clear on his goals, saying, “My first objective is for our country to be a pioneering and successful global model of excellence, on all fronts, and I will work…to achieve that.”

How can corporates contribute?

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Making sense of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Monday, 09 October 2017 12:52

Making sense of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Written by Metin Mitchell

Women driving, a street party in Riyadh’s main drag Tahlia Street, new forms of taxation and a relentless push towards modernisation and diversification of the economy are leaving external observers of Saudi Arabia as breathless as those trying to make sense of President Trump’s daily flurry of tweets.  

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Three successful workplace strategies for Saudi women
Wednesday, 04 October 2017 12:58

Three successful workplace strategies for Saudi women

Written by Metin Mitchell

In her book Lean In, Sheryl Sandberg talks about how women are often held back in the workplace. Ms Sandberg’s words come from her experience in the USA, but they are just as applicable in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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Women are Saudi’s secret weapon
Tuesday, 19 September 2017 13:08

Women are Saudi’s secret weapon

Written by Metin Mitchell

Metin Mitchell interview with Dubai Eye on Roads to the Top for Saudi Women

Metin Mitchell was interviewed by Dubai Eye radio last month, about the role of women for the future of the Gulf region.

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