Stockholm School of Economics Executive Education

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A solid and research-based program that will broaden your knowledge of business development, financial strategy and change management – from a global perspective. Through lectures, reflections and experience exchange with others with relevant challenges, you will develop your individual leadership, your ability to lead from a distance and lead with diversity.

Program content

The GEM – Joint Management Program consists of five modules extended over a 6-8 month period with the following themes:

Individual leadership

Personal leadership approaches. Self-awareness, individual development, group development, change and sustainable leadership. Distance leadership and how to lead diversity.


Strategy formulation, strategy execution and implementation. Lean, business intelligence and mega-trends.

Financial analysis

Business analysis and financial strategy from a management perspective. Globalization and operations strategy.


Change management and how to communicate change. Leading innovation, corporate social responsibility and sustainability.

Global trends

Presentation of project assignments. International outlook and scenario planning. Individual career plans and personal development. Future leadership challenges.

Reflections and coaching

An underlying program theme is daily structured reflections, both individually and in groups. Another theme is a coaching method for understanding, managing, and driving complex business challenges.

Benefits for you and your organization

The program aims to:

  • Broaden and enhance knowledge of business development and change management from a
    global perspective.
  • Increase competence in strategic leadership and execution.
  • Strengthen individual leadership skills.
  • Create networks and a platform for the exchange of experience that will extend far beyond the program period.
About the consortium format

SSE Executive Education has wide-ranging experience offering consortium programs based on long-term collaboration with more than 20 companies

These collaborations are founded on fundamental principles such as:

  • a select and stable group of partner organizations that share our long-term view of structured executive and leadership development and that nominate groups of leaders from their organization for consortium program rounds
  • a shared ambition to proactively influence program objectives and structure
  • a common interest in long-term and intimate exchange of experiences and networking with other companies and organizations

See all of our consortium programs here >>

If your company is interested in being a part of a consortium program, please contact Henrik Björck, +46 72 572 28 92 or henrik.bjorck@exedsse.se.

Participant Profile

The program is intended for high-potential managers, or emerging managers, in senior generalist positions at management group level as well as qualified specialists and process leaders.

GEM – Joint Management Program is a consortium program, where participants are nominated by their respective company or organization (currently; Handelsbanken, ICA, Skandia and Skanska). The consortium format enables for an enriching and dynamic exchange of experiences between companies and organizations, with the possibility to influence the shape of the program.

Why SSE Executive Education?

SSE Executive Education has been developing companies and organizations through their leaders and specialists since 1968. More reasons to choose SSE Executive Education can be found here >>

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Next program start

Kämpasten, Sigtuna and Live-online
08 November 2021 - 01 April 2022
Swedish and English
180 000 SEK (Ex VAT)
Excluding room & board and travel expenses

All dates

  • November 8 - 12, 2021: Kämpasten, Sigtuna
  • December 13 - 15, 2021: Live-online
  • January 10 - 11, 2022: Live-online
  • February 1 - 3, 2022: Kämpasten, Sigtuna
  • March 7 - 9, 2022: Live-online
  • March 28, 2022 - April 1, 2022: Kämpasten, Sigtuna

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