This project would never have been possible if the leaders involved in this book had not been so generous with their time and insights to share their unique stories. It was their depth of candor and quality of observations about globalisation and leadership that helped inspire our stories and set the course for this book. For this, I want to thank Sanjeev Bikhchandani, Wim Elfrink, Hikmet Ersek, Hannah Kain, Maya Strelar-Migotti, Frits van Paasschen, and Jim Whitehurst. I also want to thank the human resources and communication teams of these executives who extended themselves in support of this project, with particular thanks to Delisa Alexander, Thomas Cherian, Luella D’Angelo, and Eve Dreher.

As editor and collaborator, Karen ...

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