While Latin America’s largest economy has started recovering from its worst recession in recent history, specialists agree that, if the upward movement does not perdure, the consequences could be catastrophic. However, where some see complexities, others recognize opportunities. As many pioneering companies have understood, the higher the entry barriers, the weaker the competition. Hence why so many Brazil-based businesses thrive despite the gloominess permeating the country’s current economic landscape. Still, Brazil is no country for beginners.
It is a well-known fact that success takes hard work, but hours spent behind a desk are not enough to realize the most ambitious of goals. The recipe is more complex and requires an injection of soul, a potent cocktail of resilience, benevolence, vision and, above all, passion. Entrepreneurs, musicians, sportsmen, doctors… Leaders League showcases a gallery of inspiring leaders who enthusiastically share their vision of sustainable success.
May's European elections are fast approaching. For the European Union and the Juncker Commission which has been in position since November 2014, it’s time to review progress. And this time it is positive. Defense, social welfare, trade, budget, research... driven by an active, realistic Franco-German team, the EU is moving forward step by step, with work going on in the background that often passes unnoticed. It is allowing the Old Continent to compete with the United States and China on a wide range of issues. And the trend is set to continue despite Brexit. Leaders league takes look at the EU’s big breakthroughs.
This first-ever edition of Leaders League's rich-list finds the world's wealthiest in fine financial fettle. The combined worth of our billionaires has gone up 15% in the space of a year, passing the two trillion dollar mark. Read on to discover the deals making their, ever-increasing, fortunes.