WELCOME TO GGI
Building an equitable world through experiential learning and networking based Impact Scholars & Fellowship Program for young professionals in their 20s
Global Governance Initiative was started with a purpose aligned with United Nations Sustainable Development Goals on access to quality education and gender equality. Global Governance initiative through its collaborations and partners and collaborators is mentoring its delegates to become well-rounded individuals who can think critically about issues from multiple perspectives, communicate effectively, and become ethical leaders with a commitment to sustainable development.
We at GGI work closely with young professionals and students to embrace a transformational approach aimed at benefiting all stakeholders—empowering professionals to learn, grow, build networks and drive positive societal impact. Our diverse, global Masterclass speakers are passionate about unlocking your potential and making change happen, delivering integrated Masterclasses through leading-edge management consulting, public policy, investing, and technology principles.
OUR THEORY OF CHANGE
Whether you want to advance an idea, a capability, or the world at large, GGI is with you every step of the way. We excel in the business of enhancing human potential and believe in its power to shape strategic, organizational, economic, and societal change.
GGI's founders consist of former strategic policy advisers to foreign governments with educational backgrounds ranging from St. Stephen's College, The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Harvard Business School, and Indian School of Business, and Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. The founding team has worked extensively at the intersection of management consulting, public policy, and international relations with organizations such as McKinsey & Company, Boston Consulting Group, the Government of India, and the United Nations.
WORLD'S BEST LEADERS HAVE TAUGHT MASTERCLASS AT GGI
From Rajat Gupta (First non-American Indian, Global CEO, Mckinsey & Co.), Martin Reeves (Global Chairman, BCG Henderson Institute), Arun Maira (Former BCG India Chairman & Member, Planning Commission), Barnik Chitran (India CEO, Arthur D. Little) to Arindam Bhattacharya (Managing Director & Senior Partner, BCG), Bhaskar Chakravorti (Dean, IBGC Fletcher School of Law & Diplomacy), Puneet Chandowk (President, South Asia, Amazon AWS), Charles Conn ( Advisor, Rhodes Scholar & Patagonia)- these are few of the top 80+ leaders in business and society who have taken interactive Harvard case style Masterclasses at Global Governance Initiative.
LIFE AFTER GGI
There is no "typical" GGI career path. Our diverse alumni span sectors, industries, and geographies, and interests range from political risk analysis to banking to consulting in the emerging markets to policy work in international organizations. Our GGI Scholars Programs have positioned GGI alumni for careers in a variety of sectors. Examples include :
1. Large management consulting firms such as The Boston Consulting Group, McKinsey, Bain & Company;
2. International organizations such as United Nations, and the International Finance Corporation;
3. Social impact consulting groups like Bridgespan, FSG., Dalberg.
4. Large Impact Investment corporations such as Asha Impact Foundation.
5. Product-led organizations focus on developing market interests such as Amazon, Paytm, Meesho.
Many large employers find that the Global Governance Initiative prepares young professionals not only for general management positions but also for jobs within governmental affairs, environmental affairs, other functional areas that necessitate an education that goes beyond traditional business skills.
GGI Scholars and Impact Fellows are positioned to have a deep understanding of the complexity of national and local situations.
Many of the GGI delegates have taken up leadership positions in consulting, public policy, and technology firms such as McKinsey & Company, Amazon, Boston Consulting, Bain & Co., and International organizations such as the World Bank, World Economic Forum, and the UN with a salary increase of more than 200%.
We at GGI realize that critical reasoning, social & emotional intelligence are becoming more crucial as intelligent machines take over more physical, repetitive, and basic cognitive tasks. GGI's live Masterclasses build your confidence by exactly fixing the top 3 identified soft skills gaps as reported by World Economic Forum - 1. Problem Solving, Critical Reasoning, innovation, creativity 2. Ability to deal with complexity 3. Communications
HARVARD CASE METHOD
Driven by experiential learning through real case based teaching and heavily interactive & live feedback based problem solving
Global leaders from New York, Paris, San Fransico, London to New Delhi, Tel Aviv, Jakarta, Chicago etc. impart learnings on industry and career building
SPIRIT OF THE TRIBE
All our Masterclasses are designed to ensure peer to peer-based learning; our people grow by growing others.
LEADING WITH INTERITY
All GGI Masterclasses are curated with a sharp focus on responsible capitalism and ethics by involving leaders, not managers.
WHAT WE OFFER
.Follow your passion, or discover new ones. Global Governance Initiative offers unparalleled upskilling and networking across a broad spectrum of environments. Find below specific programs within the 3 GGI Scholars track to learn more about admission requirements, scholarships, and career opportunities.