What will you learn


The Global CEO Program for China is a learning journey that addresses the knowledge, mindsets, skills and capabilities required to lead your enterprise to unprecedented levels of excellence.

You will have the support and access to the expertise of a unique faculty of professors from IESE, Harvard Business School and the China Europe International Business School.

Through open discussion with peers, debate, action-oriented activities, coaching and deep reflection, you will develop eight key competencies that will transform your leadership.


Integrative thinking

Develop a clear view of the future of your company and set its long-term direction in the global competitive context.

Innovation mind-set

Enhance your entrepreneurial faculties, spot the global trends and connect the dots to capitalizing on technology, resources and talent.

Decision analysis

Make swift decisions with incomplete knowledge and in uncertain environments, melding your big picture vision with your executive team’s expertise

Change competency

Be a driver of change. Identify, select and build the macro-framework and change agents to build better processes and systems.

Negotiating and influencing

Interact with a broad spectrum of stakeholders with deftness and versatility.


Articulate your company’s vision, its values and its mission – setting an example and becoming a source of inspiration.

Self Management

With a heightened sense of humility, be better attuned to listening and learning from what is happening in the global environment.


Drive your organization in one direction, building a legacy that will allow your business to thrive for decades to come.


Our Global CEO program provides multi-faceted perspectives on different domains to give you the broader, deeper vision to define the long-term direction of your business.

You will explore leadership in the context of the global economy, competing in the digital age, building entrepreneurial ventures, strategy definition and execution.

Pre-Matriculation Module (optional)

  • Finance and Accounting

Module One - Shanghai

  • Competitive Strategy
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Strategic Human Resources
  • Strategic Operations Management

Module Two - Barcelona

  • Entrepreneurial Management
  • Global Marketing
  • Performance Measurement and Control
  • Capital Markets

Module Three - Boston

  • Business, Government, and the International Economy
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Leadership
  • Innovation in Emerging Markets


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Global CEO Program for China

China Europe International Business School, Shanghai
Julia Zhang, Senior International Program Manager, Executive Education
Telf. +86 (21) 2890 5213

Abby Mei, Program Coordinator, Executive Education
telf. +86 (21) 2890 5232