Emanuel Gävert is a marketer in a hurry. He has written two books on management theory, has an MBA and in 2011 was one of a small group chosen out of 400 applicants to become a Marketing Academy scholar. He has addressed former UN secretary-general Kofi Annan and 10 other heads of state in public. In his spare time the Stockholm-born marketer has been a semi-professional football player, and currently coaches a Swedish Olympic sailing team.
Best advice: "To be an effective leader, you should seek first to understand, then to be understood."