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In his keynote address, titled “
Powerhouse”, Lord Patten shared his valuable experience negotiating with governments in Europe and Asia during his long political career, and how those lessons translate to today’s global economic environment.
Lord Patten began his speech as Senator Barack Obama was named the President-elect of the
States of America remains the world’s only super-power, and the 21st century should not be seen as a hegemonic struggle between the
Lord Patten finished the event by noting that he feels the keys to successful leadership remains temperament and personality, and that while other skills can be learned, those qualities are the vital ingredients of a strong leader.
Lord Patten is the third speaker at this successful Citibank Legacies of
Leadership program – a renowned Asian speaker series featuring prominent world leaders respected for their vision and invaluable contributions to society.
The speaker program provides Citibank customers with the unique opportunity to hear distinguished speakers share their reflections on life and the legacies they hope to leave. Previous speakers have included
Mr. Weber Lo, Chief Executive Officer and Country Business Manager of
Citibank Global Consumer Group Hong Kong said: “At Citibank, we have always endeavored to provide truly unique and memorable experiences to our customers. Citibank Legacies of Leadership is one example of that commitment. The recent interaction with Lord Patten was living testimony to that.”
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