• Dates
    May 18-20, 2023
  • Duration
    3 Days
  • Fee
    INR 2,00,000 + Taxes
  • Format
    On-Campus (Hyderabad)


ISB’s flagship programme, CEO Dialogues: Leading with Purpose, brings mid- sized organisation CEOs together to have meaningful conversations and sharpen their purpose agenda. Insights and best practices from globally iconic companies that have built purpose into their corporate DNA will be shared. This programme is curated for CEOs who want to craft and implement a shared purpose at the heart of their business model.

Key Takeaways

  • Understand why having a purpose at the heart of the business is good for business performance
  • Learn about industry best practices on leading with purpose
  • Leverage opportunities to interact with CEO peers
  • Get updated on high-quality academic research on leading with purpose
  • Sharpen their agenda on why and how to lead with purpose in their firm

Who Should Attend

The programme is best suited for:

  • CEOs of mid-sized companies in India and abroad interested in enabling a purpose- driven company

  • National and business heads who direct P/L for their organisations

  • Founders and CEOs from Unicorns

Admission Criteria and Selection

Leading with Purpose is an exclusive invitation-only programme where participants will be carefully selected from the application pool based on programme fit and invited to participate.

Programme content, dates, schedule, fees, delivery platforms, and faculty are subject to change. Programme fee includes food and accommodation at the ISB campus or at an equivalent facility based on availability.

Programme Agenda

Day 1

Overview of Programme

Day 2

Review and Looking Ahead

Professor Ram Nidumolu

  • Review of Day 1 – key insights and practices from Day 1
  • Feedback on Day 1 from participants
  • What’s forthcoming today
  • Checking in on progress on the sharpening of the purpose agenda


ISB faculty includes leading academics with credentials and teaching experience from top global business schools as well as accomplished practitioners who have managed large enterprises.


Alan Jope

CEO, Unilever


Natarajan Chandrasekaran

Chairman, Tata Sons


Harish Manwani

Senior Operating Partner, Blackstone Chairman of the Board, ISB


Ranjay Gulati

Paul R. Lawrence MBA Class of 1942 Professor of Business Administration Harvard Business School


Ram Nidumolu

Professor of Organisational Behaviour (Practice), ISB

ISB Certificate

After successful completion of this programme, you will be awarded an ISB Executive Education Certificate, formal recognition of your professional development.

ISB Executive Network

You will be a part of the ISB Executive Network, a vast community of senior executives and entrepreneurs across the globe.

ISB Executive Network benefits include:

  • Access to ISB Executive Network LinkedIn Group
  • Access to support e-mail ID
  • 10% discount on open executive education programmes
  • Newsletters

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