DAVOS - May 18, 2016 - The Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI) 2015-2016, an annual benchmarking study measuring the ability of countries to compete for talent was recently launched in Davos and Singapore, focusing on the role of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization (TAG-Org) in developing Education and seeking to make Higher Education more accessible for all across all nations.
The annually issued report, based on research conducted by INSEAD, the business School of the World, indicates study results that measure and compare the ability of nations to compete for talent, which for this year was issued under the theme: ‘Talent Attraction and International Mobility'. The report also highlighted the role of the Advisory Board, which contributed chapters to this year's edition, and the role of HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh as a long-term member of the Advisory Board.
The report highlighted the role of TAG-Org in making education a human right for all through Talal Abu-Ghazaleh International (TAGI-UNI), which is a virtual gateway to the best education in the world.
According to the report, TAG-Org established Talal Abu-Ghazaleh School of Business (TAGSB), the first college of its kind representing a partnership between the public and private sectors, and Talal Abu-Ghazaleh University College of Business in Bahrain, founded in 2012, with the aim to develop future business leaders who can compete and succeed in a world of expanding knowledge and challenging economies.
GTCI 2015-16 focuses on the highly topical issue of international mobility and its impact on talent competitiveness covering 109 countries in addition to a comprehensive brochure that highlights the roles of GTCI partners and Advisory Board members.
Joining Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh are Thierry Breton, Chairman and CEO of Atos and Former French Minister of Finance, Peter Cappelli, George W. Taylor Professor of Management and Director of the Center for Human Resources at Wharton, University of Pennsylvania, Yoko Ishikura, Professor Emeritus at Hitotsubashi University and Former Senior Manager at McKinsey Tokyo, Mats Karlsson, Former Vice-President of The World Bank, Arnoud de Meyer, President of Singapore Management University and Vineet Nayar, Vice Chairman of HCL Technologies and Founder of Sampark Foundation.