CORPORATE EXECUTIVE INITIATIVE (CEI)
The Corporate Executive Initiative (CEI) enlists and engages Pan-Asian executives from Fortune 1000 companies to advocate for the professional development of Pan-Asian business leaders. Ascend CEI members have achieved positions of leadership in large global corporations and are committed to the development of senior talent within the Pan-Asian corporate community.
GOALS OF CEI
Build a world-class business forum of Pan-Asian corporate leaders
Enhance the opportunities of Pan-Asian executives to compete for the highest positions in Fortune 1000 companies
Advance the visibility and influence of Pan-Asians in the workplace and in the broader Asian community
Membership is by invitation only.
Advocate for the professional development of rising Pan-Asian executives
Enable the Pan-Asian workforce in large companies to gain prominence and success through internal resource organizations
Help corporations define effective set of programs to enhance Pan-Asian leadership development as an integral component of their talent training protocol
ACHIEVEMENTS OF CEI INCLUDE
Joint development and launch of the highly successful Advanced Leadership Program (ALP) for Pan-Asian executives at the Stanford Graduate School of Business
Organized and conducted executive sessions with CEOs of Agilent®, Cisco®, GE Capital Aviation Services®, Netgear®, PG&E®, Seagate®, Sybase®, and others
Led leadership development sessions at Cisco®, Clorox®, Google®, Intel®, and others