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The New Global Russian Business Leaders: Lessons from a Decade of Transition (2004)

Manfred Kets de Vries, Stanislav Shekshnia, Elizabeth Florent-Treacy, Konstantin Korotov

"The Global Russian- an emerging leadership style"

Russia has gone through a tremendous transformation in the past decade; not the least of these recent changes is in the way business organisations are run. To illustrate the transition that has occurred in Russia since 1992, the authors studied Russian business leadership and entrepreneurship in a range of situations, from the transformation of a Soviet-era biscuit factory, to high-tech start-ups modeled on Western business practices. This article describes organisation and leadership practices in Russia, and focuses on an emerging an leadership style the authors termed global Russian.

European Management Journal, 2004

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