Character Is Destiny: Reflections On Innovation & Integrity From Volvo's Longest Serving Ceo

November 3, 2020|
Character Is Destiny: Reflections On Innovation & Integrity From Volvo's Longest Serving Ceo by Pehr Gyllenhammar

about

Character is Destinyprovides a rare and unique glimpse into Pehr Gyllenhammar''s professional triumphs and failures; and his successful efforts to shape industry in Europe, most notably with his creation of the European Roundtable of Industrialists which revitalized Europe''s infrastructure through projects like the France-England Channel Tunnel.

Character is Destinyalso provides a window into his friendships with some of the great luminaries of the world. It is equal parts history, politics, and Gyllenhammar''s own personal philosophy-the foundational elements of his life have always been humanism, a fierce commitment to integrity and truth, and a deeply-rooted respect and admiration for the working class.

The author of six previous books published in Sweden, for the first time Gyllenhammar has chosen to create an original English-language book in concert with an American editor/writer. The resulting work is directly relevant to the English-language reader andCharacter is Destinyoffers his own wisdom as to what people must do if they hope to see a future in which global business and democracy will survive.

Pehr Gyllenhammaris a Swedish industrialist who served as CEO and Chairman of Volvo for 24 years and founded the European Round Table of Industrialists. He has worked with/served on the board of such institutions as Lazard, Reuters, Rothschild, Chase Manhattan Bank, the Aspen Institute, The Rockefeller University, and the London Philha...
Loading
Title:Character Is Destiny: Reflections On Innovation & Integrity From Volvo's Longest Serving Ceo
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:220 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.68 in
Shipping dimensions:220 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.68 in
Published:November 3, 2020
Publisher:Morgan James Publishing
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781642799743

Recently Viewed
|