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Skills and Confidence for Managing across Functions in a Global Context

Global Leader is an international program that strengthens the strategic skills of leaders who manage across functions in a multinational environment. What we provide is a unique opportunity to learn more about different areas of business that impact your career potential.

The program has a similar structure, participant profile and studying format as in Aalto Executive MBA program, and it is often utilized as a springboard to Aalto EMBA studies. Find out more how Global Leader can be taken as a springboard to EMBA studies »

Global Leader Quick Facts

At least four weeks before the module starts.

You can start the program from any of the four core modules.
Four core modules of the program run once a year.

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Global Leader is a compact and flexible study program that can be adapted to your personal development needs and time limitations.

Up to 18 European credits (ECTS) can be transferred from the Global Leader program to the Aalto Executive MBA (EMBA) or Aalto MBA Program.


  • Leaders who require the skills to manage global business operations across borders and functions
  • Experts who aspire to build competencies and confidence in making strategic decisions

Personal Benefits

  • Broaden understanding of key management issues, especially in an international business environment
  • Build a network and be engaged in a dialogue with international instructors and a peer group of experienced business executives – your fellow participants
  • Widen your perspectives during an optional module in Singapore

Organizational Benefits

  • Enhance performance through utilizing improved strategic, financial and marketing capabilities
  • Increase the ability to implement change effectively
  • Achieve strategic agility and new dynamic capabilities for your organization

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Saana Kaihu

Program Director
+358 10 837 3775

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