Better equip yourself as an Africa-based leader for the 4th Industrial Revolution with cutting edge leadership, strategy and innovation skills applicable across Africa and beyond.
African countries face a distinct set of social, economic, and political conditions that create unique business challenges—along with exciting opportunities. To gain a competitive advantage, businesses across the continent need exceptional, confident leaders. This program prepares you to expand your leadership skills as well as your knowledge of local, regional, and global markets. By improving your ability to design and execute winning strategies, deliver innovative offerings, nurture high-performance teams, and navigate rapid change, you will be ready to help your company drive growth in Africa's dynamic markets.
HBS offers this programme in partnership with the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) of the University of Pretoria in South Africa.
Dates: 10 Nov 2020 – 10 Jul 2021
Format: Blended (Online and Classroom Learning)
- Module 1: 10 Nov 2020 – 28 Jan 2021 (Virtual)
- Module 2: 29 Jan – 04 July 2021 (Independent Business Challenge Project)
- Module 3: 05 – 10 July 2021 (HBS Campus in Boston, US)
This course is part of number of select programmes which include the offer of access to Linkedin Learning – online learning video courses. Access will be made available on the first day of the GIBS programme and extends two months from the date of completion of the course.