The Aspen Institute’s Finance Leaders Fellowship seeks to develop the next generation of responsible, community-spirited leaders in the global finance industry. This new, two-year program is modeled on the Henry Crown Fellowship which was established in 1996. Using the Aspen Institute method of text-based dialogue, and building upon the Institute’s commitment to values-based, action-oriented leadership, the program will spur selected Finance “Fellows” to consider values and perspectives necessary for effective, enlightened leadership in finance—and in society at-large.
The key objectives of the Fellowship are to:
- Convene accomplished leaders in finance who will advance the industry to serve “at its very best” as Fellows.
- Engage Fellows in a thought-provoking journey of personal exploration—to stretch themselves further.
- Encourage Fellows to reflect on the historical importance of finance in well-functioning societies and current challenges in the sector—and commit themselves to playing an active role in shaping its future.
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Ideal nominees will:
Be Accomplished, Senior Finance Leaders – Nominees can be from anywhere in the world and work in any part of the industry: CIO’s, CFO’s, Asset Managers, Regulators, Financial Services professionals, and others.
Be Between 35-50 Years Old – Must be over 35 and under 50 as of October 31, 2017.
Be at an Inflection Point – Have the drive, capacity and influence to tackle a challenge beyond their existing day job within finance and society. Fellows remain in their work roles while participating in the active part of the Fellowship.
Understand the Time Commitment – 100% participation is expected. Seminar dates are published ahead of time. All Fellows are expected to launch a venture addressing a challenge they identify.
Be willing to come to the table fully open and engaged – A willingness to be fully present, authentic and vulnerable. Willing to listen to differing points of view with an open mind and heart.
The Finance Leaders Fellowship’s second class runs from October 2017 until October 2019. If you have any questions about the nomination process or the Fellowship, please email email@example.com.