About the Humanistic Management Network Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Chapter
The Humanistic Management Network (HMN) – GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) Chapter aspires to promote human dignity as the central value both in management research and in practice. It is perfectly in line with the concept of promoting a Falah economy, one which fosters wellbeing. Foundational principles of humanistic management include:
Unconditional respect for the dignity of life.
Integration of ethical reflection in management decisions.
Active and ongoing engagement with stakeholders.
The GCC consists of a rich diversity of states and cultures encouraging all involved stakeholders and members to explore traditions, commonalities and opportunities to learn from others, and thus enhance solutions in inspiring, effective dialogues, events, projects, and publications.
GCC Chapter Team
We are very happy to introduce the members of the Humanistic Management Network GCC Chapter team. Below you can find their short bio and how they contribute to the Chapter.
Wolfgang Amann serves as Co-Lead of the GCC Chapter sharing his rich experience in designing and delivering executive education.
Wolfgang Amann has been designing and delivering executive education seminars for more than 16 years. He currently serves as professor of strategy as well as the academic director of degree and custom programs of HEC Paris in Qatar. He is a graduate of key faculty development programs worldwide, such as Harvard University’s MLE, IMD’s ITP, IESE’s IFP, and EFMD’s International Deans’ Program.
Ernst von Kimakowitz serves the GCC Chapter as liaison to the global Humanistic Management Network community
Dr. Ernst von Kimakowitz
Ernst von Kimakow is passionate about strengthening the positive impact of business towards a more sustainable and more equitable planet. He is founding director of the Humanistic Management Center and co-founder of the Humanistic Management Network. He leads the executive training provider Ethics First, is a lecturer at the University of St Gallen, Switzerland and was a visiting professor at Soka University in Tokyo.
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GCC Chapter Launch
On May 15th, 2022 the Humanistic Management Network took an important step towards global representation and embracing our diversity based on shared values and a shared desire to make impact towards a more sustainable and more equitable planet. Under the leadership of Dr. Mohan Lal Agarwal, President, Indo Gulf Management Association and Recipient of the UAE Golden Visa for Research Excellence and Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Amann, Academic Director and professor of strategy and leadership at HEC Paris in Qatar and with the support of an outstanding chapter team, we launched our GCC Chapter. A very warm welcome GCC Chapter to our global Humanistic Management Community.
GCC Chapter Launch Event
May 15. 2022
Hosted by the Humanistic Management Network GCC Chapter
On May 15th 2022 the GCC Chapter of the Humanistic Management Network was launched in an online event. Please click in the picture below to see the event page.
The Humanistic Management Network GCC Chapter is proud to partner with a range of academic institutions in the GCC area that share our passion for strengthening the positive impact of business.
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