It’s easy to get starstruck by the glitterati attending Davos. I was privileged to meet and chat to some amazing people at the event. But what I’ve found is that it’s also a great opportunity to engage with our clients and those companies we’d like to have as clients. When big topics are on the agenda – as they always are at the WEF – it gives us the chance to… Read More
I had a brush with Bollywood royalty when I met Shah Rukh Khan, an icon of Indian film, in Davos on Tuesday. He was there along with actress Cate Blanchett and Sir Elton John for the 24th Annual Crystal Awards ceremony on Monday, which recognises artists who have shown exemplary commitment to improving the state of the world.
Against my natural instincts, I decided to put my head down and focus predominantly on technology-related sessions. The morning was a bit overwhelming listening to a couple of professors who literally build robots over breakfast.
As the day progressed, I started feeling satisfied as we listened to technology practitioners – satisfied… Read More
This being my first time at Davos, I arrived not knowing exactly what to expect. It was an eye-opening experience – the security systems, evening parties, protocols, choosing sessions, cold weather management with temperatures of around -18 degrees Celsius at times … My Fitbit watch had to work overtime –… Read More
There were plenty of discussions about Britain and Brexit at Davos, especially with the appearance of Prime Minister Theresa May. Britain’s former Prime Minister David Cameron was also present, making a speech at a PwC dinner that struck a positive note.
What I’ve observed over the past few days is that… Read More