Outthinker accepts only the best business and strategy veterans to address the group. The ability to share condensed wisdom, knowledge and experience with the group is key. Speakers for roundtable sessions are meticulously hand-picked by our team to satisfy the following criteria.
Each speaker’s area of expertise is a top-of-mind issue for our strategy officers—with topics for meetings voted upon by members at the end of each session.
Each speaker is an exceptionally forward-looking thought-leader or “Outthinker” who will bring exciting information and a nuanced point of view to the conversation.
Each speaker is excited to join our group and take part in the discussion.
Ming Zeng is chairman of the Academic Council of the Alibaba Group, an e-commerce, retail, and technology conglomerate, based in Hangzhou, China, and the author of Smart Business: What Alibaba’s Success Reveals About the Future of Strategy (Harvard Business Review Press, September 2018). He is also the dean of Hupan School of Entrepreneurship, a private business school founded by Alibaba chairman Jack Ma and other leading Chinese entrepreneurs in Hangzhou. Prior to his current role, Ming was the Chief Strategy of Alibaba for 10 years.
Outthinker Network Speakers Bureau
If you are interested in having one of the thought-leaders above address your team or organization, send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Outthinker Network and CSO Roundtable
Outthinker Network Member companies have realized immense value from the actionable tools, exclusive insights, fresh ideas and professional connections created at CSO Roundtables and other Outthinker network events. The individuals representing their organizations have describe the Outthinker Network as “invaluable for bringing new ideas and transformative thinking into their organizations” – enhancing the efficacy and success of their strategy teams and furthering the trajectory of their individual careers.
If you are a senior level strategist at a large company Interested in joining the Outthinker Network and attending the next Chief Strategy Officer Roundtable, fill out the form below and we will get back to you to schedule an interview.