To Lead or not to Lead? A conversation about innovative, ethical and global leadership

On November 28-29, 2016 the Tällberg Foundation Global Leaders met in Amsterdam to talk about leadership. At a time of growing doubts about the efficacy of leadership in many countries, these five women demonstrate that individual leaders who are innovative, ethical, determined and willing to take great risks are capable of coping with the challenges of the 21st century.

Eleni Antoniadou, Multidisciplinary Researcher in Regenerative Medicine, Artificial Organ Bioengineering and Space Medicine, UK

Christiana Figueres, Former Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Bonn, Germany

Sunitha Krishnan, Co-Founder and Chief Functionary, Prajwala, India

Thuli Madonsela, Former Public Protector of South Africa and Chairperson of the African Ombudsman Research Centre in Durban, South Africa

Celina de Sola, Co-Founder and VP of Programs at Glasswing International, El Salvador

Defne Ayas, Director, Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, The Netherlands