Board and Council Corner

board pic.jpeg

Latest News


Vinoda Basnayake joined Aspiration,Qatar as President


David McCourt's National Broadband Ireland pledged to provide coverage to 102,000 homes across Ireland by 2023

Screen Shot 2022-04-19 at 11.35.24 AM.png

H.E Vicente Fox at the University of the Incarnate speaking on immigration policy
“Leaders of the Americas” Speaker Series

Soft power with a hard edge EU policy tools and energy security (2).png

Ronna Chao on South China Morning Post
Beijing's Carbon Neutral Strategy


Chris Curtin joined Bank of America's Data, Digital & Global Marketing leadership team

Screen Shot 2022-04-20 at 7.25.48 PM.png

Parag Khanna's Interview with OECD Centre for Entrepreneurship, SMEs, Regions and Cities' Cogito Blog

Screen Shot 2022-04-20 at 11.21.13 AM.png

Asian American Chamber of Commerce has selected Tien Wong's Opus8 as an honored awardee during its 2022 Jewels of Asia Gala “Super 40 Awards Program” in the 1-10 Million Annual Revenue Category

Soft power with a hard edge EU policy tools and energy security (1).png

Dr. Ahmed Elmagarmid on ZAWYA
Qatar Foundation funded startup, Rayyan Systems Inc.and its contribution to global research practices

Books by the Board and Advisory Council


" Reset hits the nail on the head with the increasingly self-evident idea that corporations must embrace the inherent risks in their business model when it is out of sync with prevailing public sentiment voiced by key stakeholders. The prescription is for corporate communication practitioners to close the gap, that is, to thoroughly know and clearly tell the story of what it does."

Tim P. McMahon, Creighton University Heider College of Business


"Impeccable credentials as a telecom revolutionary"
The Economist

"McCourt is a builder by nature"
USA Today


"A fountainhead of insight about ways to transform our world, penned by a person who—from CARE and AARP to the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids and beyond—has done just that."

Kathleen Hall Jamieson, Director, Annenberg Public Policy Center, University of Pennsylvania


“DARING, SMART, UNFORGETTABLE... A rich exploration of our times and the way forward.” 

Elif Shafak, author of the Booker Prize-shortlisted Ten Minutes Forty Eight Seconds in This Strange World