Marianne Abib-Pech is French but she calls herself a product of corporate America. She used to work in finance for companies like General Electric and Shell. Now she focuses on entrepreneurship and human capital. She is the author of the "Financial Times Guide to Leadership". How do you become a good leader? Can just about anyone do it?
He's made a name for himself organising meetings for the global elite. Richard Attias produced the World Economic Forum in Davos, and was part of the Clinton Global Initiative. Now at the head of his own company, Richard Attias and Associates, he has created the New York Forum Africa. He talks to France 24's Markus Karlsson about African growth.
Confusing maps, traffic jams and road works... Our guest has built her career out of those annoyances. Corinne Vigreux is one of the four founders of the navigation company TomTom. But as smartphones and even tablet computers begin offering similar services, will the company remain relevant? She speaks to Markus Karlsson on The Business Interview.
In a world that is becoming more and more connected, and where smartphones and tablets sales are increasing, it is easier than ever to be online while you're on the move. Markus Karlsson talks to one CEO who wants to cash in on that trend. Hans Vestberg is the head of Ericsson, the world's largest supplier of mobile phone infrastructure.
Markus Karlsson talks to Adam Posen, president of the Peterson Institute of International Economics, an influential think-tank. He's also a former policymaker at the Bank of England. He underlines the slow recovery of Europe and the role that austerity has played.