What's happening globally in corporate affairs, communications and investor relations? The Anna Whitlam team share their insights.
2018 is not a year that would go gently into the good night. From corporate scandals to political dramas and a growing public trust deficit – the annual Edelman Trust Barometer showed no general recovery of trust in institutions globally – this is a year marked by reputational gaffes that would challenge even the most seasoned corporate affairs professional.
I have been interested in this topic for a while and after the response to my previous article The New Generation of Corporate Affairs Leader, my interest was further sparked in the skills that CEO’s were seeking in other jurisdictions. I reached out to my colleagues and peers who lead Corporate Affairs executive search firms around the globe to gain a true cross-cultural answer to the question: what exactly are the most highly-prized skills among corporate affairs professionals?
Anna Whitlam People (AWP), a leading executive search and management consulting firm specialising in the disciplines of corporate affairs, communications, investor relations and marketing, announces today the launch of its regional headquarters in Singapore and the appointment of Jean Tan as Managing Partner, AWP Asia.